Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Project in The Gambia
Description/achievement of initiative

To construct a new TVET center located in Ndemban which is expected to substitute for the Banjul Skills Training Center, a GTTI Annex, and upgrade the quality and quantity of the TVET available through public training institutes.

Implementation methodologies

The funding of the loan will be used for construction of buildings, to procure consultant services, and the staff training, as well as curriculum development. The National Training Authority of The Gambia will be the execution agent, and inject their ownership to the project.


1. TaiwanICDF (Taiwan)
2. Government of The Gambia
3. Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Deliverable Date
Provide concessional loan during the 5-year commitment period. 2008-2013
Resources devoted to implementation
Type Details
Financing (in USD) $3,600,000
Other, please specify 350,000 for associated technical assistance,600,000 (counterpart from the Government of The Gambia),400,000 (funding from the MOFA of Taiwan)

Sophia Jan, Project Manager,

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