The Kenya National Qualifications Authority Strategic Plan- 2020-2025 was prepared in the context of Kenya National Development Agenda namely Kenya Vision 2030, (MTP-III) of 2018-2022 and the Big Four Agenda guided by the Kenyan Constitution 2010, national policies, regulatory and institutional frameworks. These National development plans are further aligned to contribute to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the African Union (AU) Agenda 2063. The development took into consideration stakeholder involvement; the current situation, internal and external environment in which KNQA operates. Therefore, a situational analysis of Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT), Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Ecological and Legal (PESTEL) and Stakeholder Analysis were done to get the critical enablers, barriers and establish emerging issues.
PURPOSE OF THE WORKSHOP
The virtual workshop seeks to update the stakeholders’ and get their thoughts and experiences around the Draft KNQA Strategic Plan 2020-2025 and also build the capacity of KNQF stakeholders to implement KNQF
Participants of the workshop will be drawn from the following:
- 1. Education Administrators and Policy Makers
- 2. Qualifications Awarding Institutions; Training providers and assessment centres;
- 3. Private sector/industry; Jua Kali sector
- 4. Kenya Federation of Employers; Regulatory bodies; Professional bodies;
- 5. Curriculum development bodies.
KNQA acknowledges and understands the need to comply with guidelines and the Government’s directives associated with COVID-19 pandemic. The virtual workshop will take place on Microsoft Teams’ Platform on 24th September, 2020 and it will be conducted through oral presentations, Question & Answer approach. Communication with the participants will be done through online invitations and online sharing of fliers and documents.