Korean Aid Agency Funds Nepal Technology Institute

The Korea International Cooperation Agency has committed USD5 million to establish the Korea-Nepal Institute of Technology in the Nepalese municipality of Butwal. The overall aim of the initiative is to improve the quality of technical education and vocational training in Nepal, according to The Korea Times.

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    Eliza Villarino

    Eliza Villarino is an associate editor for Devex and leads the company's news team in Manila. She played a critical role in conceptualizing the Development Newswire. Prior to joining Devex in 2004, she has already published articles and news briefs for Internet media organizations and for the Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy at Fordham University in New York. She earned her bachelor's in political science and master's in public affairs from the University of the Philippines. Eliza is a member of Mensa Philippines.