Rochester Hills, MI (PRWEB) September 20, 2012
Lori Blaker met with senior officials at USAID and Afghani representatives to discuss challenges related to workforce development and capacity building. Highlights from this visit included a meeting with Dr. Daoud Ali Najafi Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation and Minister Barmack, of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD). Blaker also met with local service repair facilities owners to determine critical training needs.
Earlier this year, TTi Global was one of twelve U.S. companies to participate in an eight day U.S. Department of Commerce trade mission to Kabul. Since Presidents Obama and Karzai signed the Strategic Partnership Agreement, foreign companies are being recruited to invest in developing Afghanistan’s infrastructure. Targeted growth sectors include; agriculture, mining and power, transport and logistics, low-end manufacturing, telecommunication and construction. http://translations.state.gov/st/english/texttrans/2012/05/201205024897.html#axzz20Enx1lPw
“After this second trip to Afghanistan, we see a deep need for the services our company offers,” states Blaker. “There are great challenges and opportunities for companies willing to provide support services at the local level.”
TTi Global plans to establish its first office in Kabul and then explore setting up shop in other provinces. Having a base of operation in the country will position their company to support the reconstruction efforts as NATO troops withdrawal.
TTi Global is a Rochester Hills Michigan company offering full-service instructional systems, training, research, and consulting services. The headquarters controls satellite locations in France, Germany, Russia and Spain along with offices in Australia, Brazil, Chile, China, India, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Peru, South Africa, Thailand, United Kingdom and Venezuela.
TTi Global is an international leader offering complete resource personnel and instruction systems. TTi offers worldwide full-service training, research and consulting services.