The 6th International Conference on Technical, Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in the Caribbean focuses on 'building resilience for sustainable development.' This discourse is necessary since TVET is the avenue through which persons are prepared for the world of work. Evidently, TVET is an imperative for the economic growth and development of nations. So, in keeping with this focus, the main objective of the conference is to create an advocacy platform for integrating sustainable principles in regional TVET policies, practices, and programme delivery.
The disruption prompted by Industry 4.0/5.0 and COVID-19 has shifted TVET to a blended mode. This Challenge aims to distill exemplary practices of "Blended" TVET in keeping with SDG4 (4.3, 4.5) for very attractive prizes:
Kingston is the capital of the island of Jamaica, lying on its southeast coast. In the city center, the Bob Marley Museum is housed in the reggae singer’s former home. Nearby, Devon House is a colonial-era mansion with period furnishings. Hope Botanical Gardens & Zoo showcases native flora and fauna. Northeast of the city, the Blue Mountains are a renowned coffee-growing region with trails and waterfalls.