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In this issue of the IMF’s Finance and Development magazine, Ernst Ekkehard, ILO Chief of the Macroeconomic Policy Unit, describes labour market trends and its impact on workers.
Analyzes the current situation and challenges in Latin America’s skills and innovation landscape and recommends ways to address these challenges.
This video describes how countries can help individuals get the skills they need for the jobs of today and tomorrow. It also highlights a new resource tool for sharing information from credible sources on what works in skills development: The Global Public-Private Skills for Employment Knowledge Sharing Platform.
ILO/G20 Training Strategy: A Skilled Workforce for Strong, Sustainable and Balanced Growth
OECD: Better Skills, Better Jobs, Better Lives: A Strategic Approach to Skills Policies
World Bank: Stepping Up Skills for More Jobs and Higher Productivity
UNESCO: Youth and Skills: Putting Education to Work
How should our schools respond to the demands of the twenty first century labour market?
Features interviews with eight leading commentators on the relationship between education and employment.
Shifting sands in labour markets mean greater inequalities
ILO economist Christian Viegelahn explains how the hollowing out of middle-skilled jobs is changing the labour landscape around the world and how education is one of the tools to tackle rising income inequalities.
The gender divide in skills development: Progress, challenges and policy options for empowering women
This policy brief outlines what skills development can do to reduce gender inequalities in labour markets.
Investing in women's employment: Good for business, good for development
Case studies detailed in this report are examples of how leading companies have benefited by investing in policies that support women employees.
Working conditions in 'Green jobs': Women in the renewable energy sector
Provides policy recommendations on how social partners can contribute to making the renewable energy sector more accessible and more attractive to women.
13th UKFIET International Conference on Education and Development, “Learning for Sustainable Futures – Making the Connections”
15 September 2015 to
17 September 2015 , Oxford, UK
The conference’s sub-theme "Decent and Sustainable Work" will be co-convened by UNESCO-UNEVOC and the Centre for International Edu...
High-level Ministerial Conference on Education and Training
4 August 2015 to
6 August 2015 , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
UNESCO in cooperation with Ministry of Education of Malaysia...
42ª. Reunión de la Comisión Técnica de OIT/Cinterfor del 13 al 15 de mayo de 2015
14 May 2015 to
16 May 2015 , Buenos Aires, Argentina
Esta reunión cuenta con el auspicio del gobierno de la República Argentina, a través del Ministerio de Trabajo, Empleo y Seguridad...