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HELVETAS Swiss Intercooperation (HELVETAS Laos)

Support to the Reform of the Luang Prabang Agriculture and Forestry College (SURAFCO)

Last updated:2010-01-22 04:23:31

Support to the Reform of the Luang Prabang Agriculture and Forestry College” (SURAFCO) was set up to assist implementing a reform process following the “Strategy for Reform in the Agriculture and Forestry Colleges towards 2020” in Lao PDR elaborated by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, (January 2008).

 

The project is financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and implemented by the Luang Prabang Agriculture and Forestry College (LAFC) with the support of HELVETAS, the Swiss Association for International Cooperation. Assistance in curriculum development is provided by SHL, the Swiss College of Agriculture and in infrastructure development by SKAT, the Swiss Resource Centre and Consultancies for Development.

The project focuses on six major objectives:

C1: Improved student selection and motivation

C2: Better educated teachers

C3: New skills-based curriculum and student- centred teaching introduced

C4: National, regional and international partner networks established

C5: Improved infrastructure and equipment

C6: Modern management practices introduced.



Project Start Date Project End Date Current Project Phase Current Phase Start Current Phase End Project Operational Budget
Jul 1st 2009 Jun 30th 2012 1 Jul 1st 2009 Jun 30th 2012 3


Project Coordinator Project Partners
Thongsamouth Phoummasone
071 412 000-1
surafco@lao-agric-college.org
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