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The International Day of the Preservation of Ozone Layer is observed on 16th September every year. It was formalized in the Vienna Convention on 22nd March 1985, which led to the adoption of the Montreal Protocol in September 1987. The objective of this protocol is to cut down the production and consumption of ozone-depleting substances, in order to reduce their…

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Virtual Graduation for the Salesian TVET Centre Management and Staff

The Graduation Ceremony for the third batch of Salesian TVET Centre Management Staff was held virtually on 1st of September 2021. This is after they successfully underwent a Capacity Development training. The program was designed specifically to improve the quality of service delivery in the Salesian TVET centers in Sub-Saharan Africa. The nine-week training that commenced on 17th May ending…

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Job Service Officers Meet in Nairobi to Review the JSO Quality Manual

One of the objectives of Don Bosco Tech Africa is to increase the access to and improve the quality of TVET education in the Salesian TVET Centers in Africa – Madagascar Region.  DBTA does this through capacity building for the TVET Centre Management and staff. DBTA brought together Job Service Officers (JSOs) from different Provinces in Sub-Saharan Africa, in a…

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Don Bosco Tech Africa

Don Bosco Tech Africa is the coordinating body for the Don Bosco Technical Schools in Africa Madagascar region. We coordinate about 102 TVET centers spread over 35 countries in Africa and Madagascar. We aim to empower our TVET centers so that they can deliver demand driven and quality training to the marginalized young people who frequent our centers.

TVET Centers
African Countries
Enrolled Students
Courses Offered

Our Core Pillars

Build Human Resource Capacity

  • Offer holistic formation to the youth
  • Improve capacities in TVET  management, administration and training
  • Identify, develop and maintain sustainable revenue streams

Safeguard and Protect the Environment

  • Promote the National and International green TVET initiatives
  • Develop and promote projects that support the green economy.

Youth Empowerment

  • Aim at serving the marginalized youth with the best training possible and promoting responsible stewardship.

Promote Networking

  • Build a strong co-operation with industries and employment agencies
  • Build strong bond with regional and international development partners
  • Establish co-operation with national and international organizations with focus on TVET.

Quality Standards

  • Establish an Integrated Management Information System (IMIS)
  • Establish and  support implementation of DBTA quality standards.
  • Support the training centres to implement ISO standards and apply for certification.

Job Service Office (JSO)

  • To help trainees make a proper ad informed career choice and develop a Vocational and Personal Life Project (VPLP)
  • To forge strong partnership and networking with companies and other external stakeholders so that our training is in line with the needs of the labor market.

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