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Vanuatu’s education ministry has successfully integrated the Pacific Community’s cloud-based assessment management module into its information system, an upgrade that is expected to boost the efficient processing of exam results. Yesterday, the ministry launched its revamped data management system, commonly referred to as Open VEMIS (Vanuatu Education Management and Information System).

SPC’s Educational Quality and Assessment Programme (EQAP) assisted with the revamp by helping to integrate its own system’s assessment module into Open VEMIS. The integration means the ministry will now be able to process, store and manage its students’ assessment and exam results all in one place.

EQAP director Dr Michelle Belisle says this latest achievement reflects Vanuatu’s commitment to transform its education system so that it better serves its people.

“This is an achievement that Vanuatu’s Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) should be very proud of,” she says.

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