Vocational Education Survey Study for The Industrial Automation Technology (IAT) Extension Project

Country

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Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Iran, Pakistan
EuropeAid

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Start Year

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2011
End Year

:

2011
Beneficiary

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JICA – MoNE – TIKA
Consortium

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Aqwadem
Budget

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163.430 €
Financing

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JICA
Working Area

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Information & Communication Technologies, Education and Human Resources Development
Service Area

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Sector Analysis and Market Studies, Technical Assistance, Training & Capacity Building

Sector Analysis and Market Studies, Technical Assistance, Training & Capacity Building

The scope of the work is related with the investigation of present status of technical education management; present situation of facilities and relevant equipment in the schools; industrial needs for industrial automation technology applications; demand for technicians & mid-term engineers prior to the implementation of the requested project.

ANKON’s main responsibilities included: 

  • Collection of data/info was collected from related stakeholders via interviews, surveys and meetings to deliver detailed reports on the current status of TVET.
  • Following duties were conducted for each of the target countries;
  • Designing methodology for an investigation/questionnaires and execute the following duties;
  • Social and economic analysis of target countries;
  • Policy and Development Plan Analysis on Technical & Vocational Education, Industrial, and Employment;
  • Outline of Technical & Vocational education sector structure and analysis of its technical level;
  • Outline of other international project (s) conducted in relevant sector,
  • Compilation of Analysed results/Recommendations and preparation of Draft Final Report.
  • Preparing of the Report which presented the results of a survey designed and carried out to identify the current state of play and challenges of developing technical and vocational training and education systems in the outreach of Central Asia and the Middle East.
  • Designing a survey on the basis of the plans of the Ministry of National Education (MoNE) of the Republic of Turkey to transfer its knowledge and experience acquired in the field of vocational education with regards to industrial automation technologies.
  • Improvement and capacity building of the Turkish Ministry of National Education (MoNE) as a result of the cooperation scheme with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) during 2001-2006. JICA further supports dissemination and extension of this capacity to vocational and technical teachers of industrial automation technologies in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Iran and Pakistan.
  • The Report was a compilation and analysis of information on the current and planned vocational training and education in these countries, along with their national development policies that may steer the education policies in turn
  • The report was utilized in the establishment of the “International Vocational Education Training Centre” in Izmir-Turkey.

Public Sector Funding Consulting Services – CISCO Systems

Country

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Turkey
EuropeAid

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Start Year

:

2007
End Year

:

2009
Beneficiary

:

CISCO Systems
Consortium

:

ANKON
Budget

:

Financing

:

CISCO Systems
Working Area

:

Information & Communication Technologies
Service Area

:

Sector Analysis and Market Studies, Grant Scheme Support

ANKON assisted Cisco Systems Central (Brussels) and Local (Turkey) Teams in the generation and qualification of project support and business development which are closely linked to the Cisco’s strategic targets; advise on strategic directions based on developments in funding streams and public sector in Turkey. ANKON experts contribute, to the Cisco central and local teams’ strategic planning sessions and regular follow-up meetings with the European Teams.

Technical Assistance to Institution Building of the Telecommunications Authority

Country

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Turkey
EuropeAid

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Start Year

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2005
End Year

:

2006
Beneficiary

:

Telecommunications Authority
Consortium

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Detecon International (D), ANKON (TR), Yazıcı Law (TR)
Budget

:

1,975,100 €
Financing

:

European Commission
Working Area

:

Information & Communication Technologies
Service Area

:

Institution Building and Restructuring, Training & Capacity Building

The overall objective of the project was to strengthen the regulation of telecommunications market in Turkey in compliance with the EU Acquis, improvement of Legislative and Regulatory Framework and to strengthen the capacity of the Telecommunication Authority, from improvement of human resources management to legal, administrative and technical knowledge and skills of the staff.

In this nineteen months project , ANKON has provided organizational development and training of local experts on a comprehensive staff training programme including seminars and workshops, as well as providing strong local backstopping services.

Technical Assistance for Basic Education Program Computer Assisted Education Software Technical Consultancy Services

Country

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Turkey
EuropeAid

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Start Year

:

1998
End Year

:

1999
Beneficiary

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Koç Systems A.Ş.
Consortium

:

ANKON
Budget

:

Financing

:

Koç Systems A.Ş.
Working Area

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Information & Communication Technologies
Service Area

:

Technical Assistance, Management Consulting

Technical Consultancy Services has been provided for the preparation of bid proposal documents of KoçSistem A.Ş. for the Computer Assisted Education Softwares Bidding issued by the Ministry of National Education Basic Education Program Coordination Council.