PCCI and HRDF receive Nepal Delegation

on 06 February 2017

The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) and PCCI Human Resources Development Foundation Inc. received a Nepalese delegation from Colombo Plan Staff College on February 3 as part of their visit program.

The delegation’s visit was part of their government initiative to improve their country’s TVET which is called ENSURE (Enhance Skills for Sustainable and Rewarding Employment.) The delegation was headed by Ministry of Education Joint Secretary Mr. Surya Prasad Gautam.

PCCI President George T. Barcelon and PCCI HRDF President Dr. Alberto P. Fenix, Jr. spearheaded the delegation meeting where the two showcased PCCI and what it has done to improve the TVET side of the country.

Dr. Fenix also highlighted the K to 12 Plus Project, a German government funded initiative to support Philippines’ K to 12 Law, where he mentioned and stressed the use of the dualized education of training.

Also present in the event is PCCI treasurer Mr. Sergio Luiz-Ortis Jr., GIZ long-term international expert Mr. Christian Stueer, and PCCI TVET Committee Chair Dr. Carl Balita.