The two-week SEAMEO VOCTECH’s Regional Training Programme on “Apply Research for Decision Making and Policy Creation” concluded today. The closing ceremony was held at the Seameo Voctech Regional Centre in Gadong.
Present was Pengiran Doktor Haji Mohd Esa Al-Islam bin Pengiran Haji Mohd Yunus, SEAMEO VOCTECH Governing Board Chairman and Assistant Vice Chancellor (academic), Institute Technology of Brunei (ITB).
In his speech said that the effectiveness of an organisation depends on the type and substance of its organisation policies. To be effective, the policies must clearly define the desired objectives and its target recipients including the measures and activities that need to be undertaken.
A total of 23 participants has joined the programme and among the participating countries were Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. During the training programme, the participants were guided on conducting applied research, especially for decision making and policy creation purposes.