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Promoting Inclusive Adult Education: DVV International's Journey in North Africa

11 June 2024 | Oumaima Kefi | DVV International Tunisia, North Africa ALE


Explore the testimony of Donia Ben Miloud, Regional Director for North Africa at DVV International, based in Tunis. DVV International, a German organization, has been striving for a century to educate and instruct everyone, regardless of their level of education and social status, in areas that interest them.

Discover how DVV International, present in Tunisia since 2019 and in North Africa since 2008, works to create connections between actors in adult education, to generate new innovations, and to transfer its expertise to local institutions.

Safouane Alayet, national coordinator of the Tunisian office of DVV International, shares how they collaborate with various partners in Tunisia, including the Ministry of Social Affairs and other national organizations. The main objective is to promote lifelong education through programs targeted at vulnerable groups such as dropout teenagers, women, and the elderly.

Nawel Chibbeni, partner program manager, explains how DVV International engages with its partners through cooperation contracts and annual action plans. Their approach involves creating synergies and dynamics among partners to develop robust annual action plans and concrete activities in the field of adult education. They regularly organize workshops and discussion forums to identify the specific needs of each partner and to facilitate smooth and effective implementation.

Dive into the innovation and training offered by DVV International, which introduces new approaches and methodologies for adult education, addressing various topics such as the environment, social economy, gender, and disability.