PROJECTS

ABOUT TFT PROJECTS

The TrainForTrade program manages medium- and long-term technical assistance projects (2-6 years) as well as several networks related to this cooperation in developing and least developed countries. Each funding is between USD $500,000 and USD 4 million.

Port Management Programme

(From 1998 – now) funded by Belgium, France, Ireland, Portugal, Spain, and the beneficiary countries from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Caribbean.

  • French Networks over 2.5 millon USD
  • English Network over 1.5 million USD
  • Portuguese Network over 500.000 USD
  • Spanish Network over 1 million USD

Special actions and support by donors

One shot activities smaller contribution made by different entities have been valuable for the programme.

  • Greece financed Training of Trainers in the field (2009 and 2010) in the framework of the port training programme.
  • Portugal contribute to the development of CPLP activities, in particular the development of Port Training Programme in Portuguese, an international conference on Tourism in Lisbon and to work on the Angola project.
  • Spain region Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
  • Associate Experts from Belgium (4), France (2), Germany (1), The Netherlands (1) and Norway (1).
  • Seconded expert from: France (2)
  • Interns from: United States of America, Bolivia, Brazil, Djibouti, Ethiopia, France,Germany, Italia, Thailand, Spain, Portugal
  • United Nations Volunteer based in Cambodia
  • France financed the international conference on Tourism in Caen, France
  • French regions Provence-Alpe-Côte-d’Azur, Auvergne, Rhône-Alpes and Normandie finances activites in sustainable tourism and port training programme.

UNCTAD TrainForTrade Toolbox

(Section on Human Resource Development/TrainForTrade)