Ambassador Stalder touts Swiss vocational training to Ghana

Local news, 31.05.2021

Ambassador Philipp Stalder has praised the Swiss vocational training model as one of the main reasons for Switzerland's strong economic performance in Europe.

Inauguration of Sector Skills Bodies Offices
Inauguration of Sector Skills Bodies Offices ©FDFA

He made these comments when he assisted Ghana's Minister of Education, Dr Yaw Adutwum, to inaugurate new offices for Sector Skills Bodies in Accra.  He expressed his belief that the development of Technical and Vocational Education had bright prospects for Ghana.  "I am thrilled that Ghana has decided to use TVET in the same way as Switzerland meaning that Ghana is ready to involve and empower the private sector through the Sector Skills Bodies", he continued.

Full text of remarks of Ambassador Stalder (PDF, 2 Pages, 224.6 kB, English).