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Contact-new.svg Gabriel Konayuma
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Employer:Ministry of Science, Technology & Vocational Training
Occupation:Vocational Education and Training Policy Making
Languages:English, Friench, Tonga, Nyanja, Bemba, Shona
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I am married to Judith with four young children in primary school and the oldest in secondary school. I have worked in the Vocational Education and Training sector  for the past nine years. The first three years was a Curriculum Developer while the last nine years have been as a Policy Maker.

Professional background

  • Senior Vocational Education & Training Officer, Ministry of Science, Technology & Vocational Training: (2005 to-date)
  • Curriculum Development Specialist, Technical Education, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training Authority - (2003 - 2005)
  • MBA Research Supervisor, Management College of Southern Africa - (2007 to-date)


  • Certificate in Meetngs, Incentives Conferences and Events - University of South Africa - (2008)
  • Master of Business Administration, Management College of Southern Africa - (200)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Education (Mathematics and Computer Science) - University of Zambia - (1992)
  • School Certificate - Kafue Secondary School, Zambia -  1985

Online Publications

Konayuma, G. S. (2008) Major Policy-Issues In TVET in Africa [Online] International Vocational Education and Training Association Regional Conference. Available from:                 [Accessed: 11 February 2011]

Konayuma, G. S. (2006) Challenges of Entrepreneurship Training in a Shrinking Formal Economy [Online]Commonwealth Association of Polytechnics in Africa Conference. Available from:         [Accessed: 12 February 2011]

Konayuma, G. S. (2009) Relevance of Entrepreneurship in a Market Driven Economy [Online] Ministry of Education Curriculum Symposium. Available from:                            [Accessed: 11 February 2011]

Konayuma, G. S. (2010) Best Practice on TEVET Graduate Toolkit Empowerment Scheme[Online] Avaialble from :   [Accessed: 11 February 2011]

BOTA & MSTVT (2006) Report on the Study Visit Between Botswana & Zambia On the Mainstreaming of HIV & AIDS in TEVET Institutions [Online]. Available from:

[Accessed: 11 February 2011]


Favourite Zambian Websites

Official Zambia Tourism Site -


The Best of Zambia -

Lusaka Times -

Zambia Online -

Favorite Local Towns

Favourite African Cities

Favourite International Cities

My Learning4Content course home page

My Sandbox

Dear Gabriel, it is nice to see you are enriching your userpage. Keep it up. All the best, --Ramesh Sharma, PhD 16:04, 10 February 2011 (UTC)
hello Gabriel, this is your sandbox as below. Pl click on it and do your practice. Regards, Ramesh

Thanks very much Dr Sharma for your assistance and encouraging words!

My sandbox

(Comment.gif: Hi Gabriel, i have helped you place the content which was here in your sandbox. Happy learning and Regards --Brian Sikute 10:35, 8 February 2011 (UTC))

Thanks Brian.

"Content coming soon ...."

This word is bold and this word is italics.

Elearning Africa[1]

Lesson 11:Entrepreneurship Development

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My second heading

  • This is my first item
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Things to do

  • Edit Report
  • Email Report
  • Attend Meeting
  • Participate in Online Workshop

Comprehensive Guide to Tourism in Zambialink title

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My interests


  • reading,
  • writing,
  • networking and
  • research.


  • travelling,
  • photography,
  • blogging,
  • surfing the net and
  • learning the latest ICT skills.

My wiki projects

My optional community service (learning contract) project

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By signing this optional learning contract I will try to complete my training in basic wiki editing skills to achieve the status of a Wikibuddy. In return for this free training opportunity, I will give the gift of knowledge by donating or developing at least one free content resource licensed under a CC-BY-SA or CC-BY license which can be used by myself (and others) on WikiEducator.
Brief description of project
I would like to work on sharing knowledge and experiences on Curriculum Development and Entrepreneurship Development in Technical and Vocational Education and Training
Target date for completion
30 June 2011
 --GabKon 18:20, 8 February 2011 (UTC) RTENOTITLE.>

Feedback and notes from my WikiNeighbours

Dear Gabriel, pl keep informing us on the progress of your OER project. Best,--R C Sharma, PhD 19:01, 11 February 2011 (UTC)
Dear Friend, please continue with your practice on how to manipulate the placement, size and using captions for your images in your sandbox. To understand how to do it, read this Tutorial 6 on images. All the best, --Ramesh Sharma, PhD 15:44, 10 February 2011 (UTC)

(Comment.gif: Dear Gabriel, You are very welcome to this eL4C44 Online workshop. I am your facilitator and will help you in developing your page. Enjoy this workshop. If, while adding information to your page, you face any problem, please, do not hesitate to ask for help. You can leave a message on my page. You can also contact me through my email. Warm Wishes.--R C Sharma, PhD 17:44, 1 February 2011 (UTC) )

  • Welcome to eL4C44 - the IPYET orientation programme. Enjoy every moment of the programme and let Ramesh, Brian, or me know if you need any assistance. Cheers!! --Victor P. K. Mensah, Your Training Coordinator
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Tip: Dear Friend, we are sure you are getting into your userpages as is evident from your editcount. You are further requested to add your details to the INFOBOX which is on the top of your page. You can put your photograph there too. For those who need some guidance, here is the help link: INFOBOX EDITING HELP. with regards, --Ramesh Sharma, PhD 16:57, 3 February 2011 (UTC)

  • Gabriel, lovely work you have done so far. Kindly keep it up. Cheers!! --Victor P. K. Mensah 09:10, 10 February 2011 (UTC)

Facilitators - eL4C44

  • IPYET OER Training Programme in Facilitating Online Learning4Content Workshop (January 31 - February 11, 2011)
The facilitators: