Capacity-Building of Technical and Vocational Training Institutes in Indonesia

The UN Office of Counter-Terrorism / UN Counter-Terrorism Centre (UNOCT/UNCCT) Project is aimed at building awareness and delivering capacity-building trainings to principals of select TVET institutes on prevention of violent extremism, enhanced institute management and job placement of youth in order to strengthen youth resilience against terrorist radicalization and recruitment.

Entity

United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism United Nations system entity

Technical assistance, expertise and implementation; Policy, advocacy and convening power

Partners

  • International Labour Organization (ILO)

    United Nations system entity

    Technical assistance, expertise and implementation; Policy, advocacy and convening power; Financial and/or in-kind contribution

Sustainable Development Goals & targets

  • 8.3 Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, decent job creation, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and encourage the formalization and growth of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services
  • 8.6 By 2020, substantially reduce the proportion of youth not in employment, education or training
  • 16.1 Significantly reduce all forms of violence and related death rates everywhere
  • 16.a Strengthen relevant national institutions, including through international cooperation, for building capacity at all levels, in particular in developing countries, to prevent violence and combat terrorism and crime

description

UNOCT aims to organize three workshops in different parts of Indonesia to benefit a select group of 150 TVET institute principals and senior teachers to train them on best practices related to prevention of violent extremism, institute management and liaison with industries and entrepreneurship. The training aims to support schools in offering better prospects for youth employment and stronger youth resilience to contribute toward more stable societies. UNOCT collaborates with the ILO and the Government of Indonesia on the project's implementation. 

Deliverables and links to SDG targets

  • 150 youth employment stakeholders supported through technical assistance, capacity-building or peer learning

    16.a Strengthen relevant national institutions, including through international cooperation, for building capacity at all levels, in particular in developing countries, to prevent violence and combat terrorism and crime

    Principles and senior teachers of select group of technical and vocational training institutes are trained in best practices related to institute management, liaison with industries, entrepreneurship and prevention of violent extremism in order to benefit youth resilience and empowerment.

    BY: Feb 2019
  • 1 knowledge products on youth employment developed

    8.3 Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, decent job creation, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and encourage the formalization and growth of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services

    Project final report to identify key national priorities for technical and vocational training institutes and policy in Indonesia

    BY: Apr 2019

Start

01-Nov-2018

End

01-Apr-2019

USD 500,000

Estimated total value of the commitment

Target: Only young people 15-19, 20-24

Primarily:
  • Young women
  • Young men
  • Young people with low levels of education and/or drop-outs

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