Partners, friends and beneficiaries

These lovely ladies were part of a dance troupe in Myanmar which welcomed a contingent of teachers from the Myanmar International School, Yangon (MISY).

A trader at the Lilongwe Farmers Market the last Sunday of each month.
The EU Ambassador to Bangladesh along with the EU project officer for the TVET reform project and staff from a technical school supported by the European Union.
Zayed Solar Academy, near Nkhata Bay, Malawi
Volunteers in Ghana - 1975
CUSO – An experience that lasts a lifetime

CUSO volunteers at the Christmas retreat near Takoradi, Ghana in 1976

I am the tall man in the back row (to the left of the palm tree); my wife Elizabeth is fourth from left in first-row standing, wearing a white sleeveless blouse)

The Skills and Technical Education Programme (STEP), Malawi, operated from 2016 to 2021 and offered a variety of supports to the TVET system in Malawi. The website is still available at:

The website has numerous resource materials and also studies and reports.

The TVET reform project in Bangladesh was funded by the European Union and ran from 2008 to 2015. I was proud to be the Chief Technical Advisor with the ILO for much of the project’s duration.

The project website is still accessible. Just GOOGLE TVET reform project Bangladesh.