‘Modernisation of Vocational Education and Training Infrastructure in Ukraine’ Project (component 3 of ‘EU4Skills’ Program)
Project duration: 2020-2023
Donor: European Union
Budget:  EUR 19,4 mln.
Territory of implementation: Poltava, Zaporizhzhia, Mykolayiv, Vinnytsia, Rivne, Lviv, Chernivtsi regions.
Objective of the Project:
to create a modern vocational education and training infrastructure that increases the attractiveness of vocational education and training among students and creates a basis for effective education, focusing on skills in occupations that are in demand on the Ukrainian labour market.
In total, approximately 15 VET schools shall be modernized in the context of the Project.
During the first quarter of 2021 the feasibility and technical assessment of 18 VET schools (Zaporizhzhia, Vinnytsia, Poltava, Lviv, Rivne, Chernivtsi, Mykolaiv regions) was accomplished.
During the second-third quarters of 2021 the scope of investments for 15 VET schools was defined and agreed. The trilateral memorandums on cooperation were signed between USIF, mentioned VET schools and regional state administrations.
Based on the memorandums on cooperation signed and the second version of Procurement Plan approved by KfW, the list of subprojects was updated by the USIF’s Executive Committee.
The selection process of contractor within the subproject on modernisation of infrastructure of Melitopol VET school is ongoing.
Contracts for services for the development of DED for the next 10 subprojects were signed.
The selection of suppliers of machinery and equipment for educational purpose for the 4 subprojects is ongoing.
The remaining 2 VET schools were put on the waiting list by the decision of KfW and MoES.
Public consultation of environmental, social, health and safety (ESHS) documents within the Project
USIF invites all stakeholders to express their proposals for the Stakeholder Engagement Plan for EU4Skills Project, which serves as a basis for planning and implementing activities to involve stakeholders during the implementation of subprojects.
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USIF invites stakeholders to express their proposals for an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (including an Environmental and Social Management Plan) within the subprojects:
Modernisation of infrastructure of the State Educational Institution “Melitopol Higher Vocational School” (Zaporizhzhia region)


Modernisation of infrastructure of the State Educational Institution “Zaporizhzhia Polytechnical Centre for Vocational Education” (Zaporizhzhia region)
Modernisation of infrastructure of Chernivtsi Higher Vocational School of Radio Electronics
Modernisation of infrastructure of Vinnytsia Higher Vocational School of Services
Modernisation of infrastructure of Vinnytsia Interregional Higher Vocational School