Computer skills training for Philippine workers (Lebanon)

Details of the organization
UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization)
International
International organizations

Information about the project
Computer skills training for Philippine workers (Lebanon)
Computer skills training courses for Philippine workers are being organized in Beirut (Lebanon) as a result of an innovative arrangement between UNESCO Beirut and the Philippine Embassy in Lebanon. The computer course is part of a training programme organized by the Philippine Embassy in Lebanon. Other courses include baking, cooking, hair technology and sewing. The programme started two years ago and aims at providing non-skilled Filipino workers with a broad base of skills needed in the Philippines. The courses include training on the use the Internet, basic software programmes and email.
Regional implementation
  • Asia and Pacific
Lebanon, Philippines
Ongoing from 2002 to 

WSIS information
* Capacity building
    None
  • Training initiative
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No