Social Issues EDUCATION

From education to skills - Building a knowledge based economy

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Feb 2019

Devtech to provide university students with affordable laptops

www.theopc.gov.zw February 19, 2019

Devtech (Proprietary) Ltd — the company has undertaken to bring 10 000 laptops in the next three months for tertiary students at an affordable price.

Feb 2019

15 universities and 6 colleges are to be provided with free wifi

www.theopc.gov.zw February 19, 2019

Under the Eduzones in Universities and Colleges Project, 15 universities and six colleges are to be provided with free wifi through Liquid Telcoms network by the end of February 2019.

Jul 2018

President Launches '30 Modernisation Agenda

allafrica.com July 11, 2018

The programmes launched yesterday to drive the transformational agenda are the Zimbabwe National Critical Skills Audit (ZNCSA), Zimbabwe National Qualifications Framework (ZNQF).

The skills audit will interrogate skills deficits, surpluses and trends in economic clusters which include engineering and technology, natural and applied sciences, agriculture, medical and health sciences, business and commerce and applied arts and humanities.

"This exercise will undoubtedly enhance precision in the human capital development planning and serve as a guiding tool in our industrialisation and modernisation agenda," President Mnangagwa said.