News27 September 2022
Site Visit for “Skills for Industry” Phase 2
From the 27th of September until the 1st of October, CDRI and Zürich University of Teacher Education (PHZH) hosted a site visit for the lead and partnering research teams from Switzerland, South Africa, Vietnam, Laos, and Bangladesh. This activity is a part of as a part of “Skills for Industry” project, financially supported by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) under the Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (r4d programme). During this week, the research teams engaged in a series of interactive workshops to discuss the status of the project implementation, research findings and analysis, and the future direction of the project. As a part of this visit as well, the research team has paid a visit to Cambodia Garment Training Institute and Ly Food Industry. To contribute to the policy discussion on skill development in Cambodia and beyond, a Stakeholder Meeting of the Multi-Country r4d Research Project is also organized on the 29th of September.