Project ID 526GAM1000

The project will contribute to the development of sustainable, affordable, accessible, relevant and quality Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET). It seeks to promote and support an improved TVET system in the Gambia to give young people a better chance of finding decent employment or to create self-employment and lifelong learning opportunities to acquire skills relevant to labour market needs. The project will contribute to ensuring the relevance of TVET programmes to the main drivers of growth and the labour market, as well as its quality and improve its perception in the Gambia.

  • On-going

USD 2,200,000

Total Project Budget

USD 1,543,367

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2018.12.21
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2023.06.30

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation


Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
Voluntary Contribution - Tightly Earmarked Education Republic of Korea 2,200,000 1,543,367

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Education
Outcome 1 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all Output: 1.ED4 - Learners are equipped with relevant skills to meet individual, labour market and societal demands through literacy, TVET, STEM and higher education
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 100%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 40%
  • Youth | 100%
  • Priority Africa | 100%