Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP)

Progetto concluso

260’000 unskilled youth and adults will be skill-trained, 70% of whom will be placed in decent jobs through partnerships with industries and private training providers in six economic growth sectors of Bangladesh. By creating the foundations for a sector-wide approach, the Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP) will bring the currently fragmented skills development sector under one coordinated management and funding mechanism

Paese/Regione Tema Periodo Budget
Impiego & sviluppo economico
Formazione professionale
Stato di diritto - democrazia - diritti dell'uomo
Creazione di occupazione
Formazione professionale
Gestione delle finanze pubbliche
01.08.2014 - 30.06.2020
CHF 9'900'000

With the approval of the National Education Policy and the National Skills Development Policy the Government of Bangladesh embarked on major reforms in education and training which are expected to lead into a SWAp.


Increased income and productivity of the working age population of 15 years and above.

Gruppi target

260’000 youth and adults (30% women, 50% poor, 40% disadvantaged) will be trained in skills, 70% of whom will employed. Inclusion will be addressed through scholarships for 40,000 disadvantaged people and the recognition of prior learning.

Effetti a medio termine
  1. People, particularly the poor and disadvantaged, are employed due to market-responsive and inclusive skills training from public and private service providers.
  2. The BTEB and the ISCs/associations ensure quality training delivery
  3. Key institutions in the skills development sector are established and operate as per their mandate.
  4. The skills development sector is effectively and efficiently managed by government.



Risultati principali attesi:  

  1. Volume of training increased
  2. Quality of training improved.
  3. Capacity of training institutions strengthened
  4. Management of the sector enhanced.


Direzione/Ufficio responsabile DSC
Credito Cooperazione allo sviluppo
Partner del progetto Partner contrattuale
Istituzione finanziaria internazionale
  • Banca asiatica per lo sviluppo (other)

Altri partner

Ministry of Finance; 22 Ministries involved in skills development; Directorate of Technical Education; Bureau of Manpower Employment and Training; Bangladesh Institute of Technical Assistance Centres; Bangladesh Technical Education Board; Secretariat of the National Skills Development Council, Bangladesh Bank, Industry Associations, public and private training institutions;

Coordinamento con altri progetti e attori

National Skills Development Council

SDC-projects SDP, B-SkillFUL, COEL, SEP-B


Budget Fase in corso Budget Svizzera CHF   9'900'000 Budget svizzero attualmente già speso CHF   9'659'519
Fasi del progetto

Fase 1 01.08.2014 - 30.06.2020   (Completed)