Swiss-Albanian successful cooperation in vocational education continues: an agreement signed with the Minister of Finance and Economy Anila Denaj opens a new phase for the Aftësi për Punë S4J.Aligned to Albania’s efforts for improving vocational education, this new phase amounts to 9.5 million CHF and ensures that more schools, students and businesses will benefit in the next four years. #VocationalEducation
“Skills for Jobs contributes to the creation of an Albanian VET model which is inspired by the Swiss model and consistent with European standards” – Swiss Ambassador Adrian Maître.
A few results from the first phase:
~Reduced drop-out to 9.6% from 14.5%
~Increased employment for graduates from 34% to 45%
~ Increased the number of private companies that offer an apprenticeship to 400.
(Source info: www.eda.admin.ch)