With the aim to assist UNESCO Member States develop and strengthen TVET through knowledge sharing, collaboration and joint activities, the UNEVOC Network Centres are set up on the advice of the UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre. They are national focal points for receiving and disseminating UNESCO messages. They are also most certainly exchange information, experience and skills on all major areas of work of the UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre. UNEVOC Centres thus play a prominent role in UNESCO-UNEVOC international activities.
Through the UNEVOC Centres, TVET related knowledge and innovative best practices can be transferred from one country to another. It is also possible that UNEVOC Centres facing similar challenges cooperate with the aim to jointly identify and implement possible solutions. UNEVOC Centres are thus free to determine the fields in which they would like to exchange expertise.
- Organizing national and regional network activities, in particular to disseminate UNESCO TVET messages to TVET practitioners and to enable the exchange of information, experiences and lessons learnt among TVET experts;
- Participating in events organized by UNESCO-UNEVOC and contributing to the collection of country data and reports on good practices, frameworks, innovations and models on TVET;
- Reporting changes on the status, contact details and staff movements of the UNEVOC Centre;
- Collaborating with other UNEVOC Centres through networking;
- Updating information pertaining to their institution on the UNEVOC website; and
- Submitting reports upon request.
Details on the UNEVOC Centres can be found in the online UNEVOC Network database:
Browse Africa members (http://www.unevoc.unesco.org/netw_dir3.php?browse=kombi&qreg=Africa&qact=0&qtyp=0)
Browse Arab States members (http://www.unevoc.unesco.org/netw_dir3.php?browse=kombi&qreg=Arab%2BStates&qact=0&qtyp=0)
Browse Asia and Pacific members (http://www.unevoc.unesco.org/netw_dir3.php?browse=kombi&qreg=Asia%2Band%2Bthe%2BPacific&qact=0&qtyp=0)
Browse Europe and North America members (http://www.unevoc.unesco.org/netw_dir3.php?browse=kombi&qreg=Europe&qact=0&qtyp=0)
Browse Latin America and Carribean members (http://www.unevoc.unesco.org/netw_dir3.php?browse=kombi&qreg=Latin%2BAmerica%2Band%2Bthe%2BCaribbean&qact=0&qtyp=0)