Kibondeni College Introduces Greening TVET Initiative
On June 2, 2023, Kibondeni College of Catering and Hospitality Management embraced an exciting new vision focused on the greening of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions. Thanks to the invaluable support from ACTEC ONG, Limmat Stiftung, and Safaricom Foundation, we proudly presented the Kibondeni Sustainable Greening TVET initiative to our esteemed partners and stakeholders. This groundbreaking project is a collaborative effort between Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, Best.Energy, and Kibondeni College, aimed at leveraging technology, industry expertise, and TVET linkages to drive the dual transition of digitalization and sustainability within the TVET sector.
A Momentous Occasion
The event was graced by the presence of esteemed guests, including Gladys Ng'weno and the Agile team from Safaricom Foundation, who actively participated in the proceedings. Additionally, James Mumanyi, representing the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TVETA) Kenya, joined us for this momentous occasion. In the spirit of unity and shared commitment, Gladys Ng'weno and Priscilla Kerebi from the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) joined us in planting a commemorative tree, symbolizing our collective dedication to sustainability and collaboration.
Building a Greener Future
The Kibondeni Sustainable Greening TVET initiative represents a bold step towards creating a greener and more sustainable future for the TVET sector. By harnessing the power of technology, industry knowledge, and strong partnerships, we are determined to lead the dual transition of digitalization and sustainability within TVET institutions.
Our esteemed partners, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts and Best.Energy, bring invaluable expertise and resources to the table. Through their guidance, we aim to develop and implement innovative solutions that integrate green practices into TVET curriculum, facilities, and operations. This comprehensive approach will empower students with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in an increasingly digital and environmentally conscious world.
The Kibondeni Sustainable Greening TVET initiative marks an exciting chapter in our ongoing commitment to sustainability and excellence in education. With the backing of our partners and stakeholders, we are confident that our collective efforts will pave the way for a greener and digitally empowered TVET sector. By nurturing the next generation of skilled professionals who embrace sustainability, we are shaping a brighter and more resilient future for all. Together, we can build a sustainable legacy that will benefit generations to come.