NKHOTAKOTA VACATIONAL SKILLS CENTRE(MALAWI) AND FLORA HIGH SCHOOL ON EXCHANGE PROGRAMME.
By: Idriss Gausi.
As stated in the previous related article about the posibility of continuation of similar programme between Flora Sec School and Nkhotakota Youth organisation, a programme is underway as stated on the subject above. The programme is being funded by F.K (Norwegian Freds Korpset) just like the programme which marked its end last year on 27 April,2011. Flora High School recruited external consultunt by the name of Daniol Huth Ommundsen who arrived in Nkhotakota on 5 February,2012.
He is working at Nkhotakota youth as Management Advisor, advising on all Nkhotakota Youth Activities.
He is going to be in Nkhotakota for 13 months (1 year 1month).
Hussein Chikakuda is the one from Nkhotakota Vacational Skills Centre who have gone to Norway in Particular Flora. He is teaching welding at Flora Secondary School. He will be there the same duration of 13 months.
This exchange of professionals is surely benefiting communities from Nkhotakota very much as already stated in the previous article.
NORWAY NKHOTAKOTA END F.K EXCHANGE VISITS PROGRAMME
By: Idriss Gausi.
The exchange programme between Nkhotakota and Flora finally come to an end on 27th April,2011, when deligated from Norway and officials from Nkhotakota District Council signed to officially mark its end.
Here are the names of Deligate from Norway that come to Malawi to officially sign marking the end of this programme:
Flora Manucipality District Commissioner: Mr. Terje Heggheim,
FK Coordinator: Arild Melvaer
Councilor: Ms Bente Halvorsen
It was originally organised to have five rounds of exchange between the Manicipality of Flora in Norway and Nkhotakota District in Malawi.
Both sides have benefited from the ten(10) experts five (5) from each side that participated in the programme.
Here are the Names of participants for the last exchange, from Norway Lene Markision, Daniel Belmar, from Malawi we had Yamikani Chitete, Ambilike Mwaungulu.
There is a posibility that Flora Sec School and Nkhotakota Youth might go into a similar programme. Nkhotakota in particular has benefited alot from the same and here are some of the things introduced as a result of the said programme:
1) Introduction of Nkhotakota Technical Vacational Trainning Centre Currently offering trainnings in computer operating skills and Welding to Nkhotakota youth
2) Development of Nkhotakota District Council Website
3) Computers Donated to the Accounts Dept of Nkhotakota District Council
4)Installation of Computer network to aid the Accounts dept in its day to day transactions
5) Establish Commercial Fishing Company in the District to mention a few.