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Appropriate Technical Education, Entrepreneurship And Skill Training/Acquisition For Tanzania

Wara, S.T. and Ilaboya, I.R. and Hymore, F. K. (2007) Appropriate Technical Education, Entrepreneurship And Skill Training/Acquisition For Tanzania. In: 24th National Conference On The Role Of Engineering In Achieving The Natonal Strategy For Growth And Reducction Of Poverty, 6th - 7th December 2007, Dar es salaam, Tanzania.

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Abstract

This paper considered the development of enterprising people: especially youths in order to inculcate an attitude of self - reliance using appropriate learning processes, entrepreneurship education and training programme that are aimed directly at stimulating entrepreneurship which may be defined as independent small business ownership or the development of opportunity- seeking managers within companies. The paper considered national growth and poverty reduction by encouraging training that will lead to the developmerlt of enterprises small and medirmz scale industries and entrepreneurs amongst the teaming youths around the world and Tanzania in particular. The central focus was human capacity building for national growth and poverty reduction, ,appropriate teclmica/ education with a view to incorporating entrepreneurship studies and skill acquisition as vital component aimed at empowering the youtlzs with ddequate knowledge and entrepreneurial skills that would prepare them for the world of work.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Small and Medium scale enterprises, Skill Training, Entrepreneurship, Technical Education, and Unemployment
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Electronics and Computer Science
Depositing User: Mrs Hannah Akinwumi
Date Deposited: 07 May 2015 11:43
Last Modified: 07 May 2015 11:43
URI: http://eprints.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/id/eprint/5167

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