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Institutional capacity building for effective labour market information systems (LMIS)

The main objective of the course is to provide participants with a sound understanding of the main functions, components, and applications of a Labour Market Information System (LMIS). The course will highlight how an efficiently functioning LMIS is essential for the design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of evidence-based employment and labour market policies.

Type : Course
When : 18 February 2019 - 22 February 2019
Where : Turin, Italie
Using a systematic approach, this course provides practical skills and tips for understanding the dynamics of an effective and efficient labour market information system (LMIS). The course is structured around five modules:
• Overview of labour statistics and analysis;
• The collection and compilation of labour market data and information;
• Establishing a repository of information (data and indicators);
• Developing analytical capacity and tools, including monitoring and tracking indicators, analyzing relationships, and creating econometric models and projections;
• Institutional arrangements, coordination mechanisms, and networks for an effective LMIS.

The course targets: Statisticians and Analysts from National Statistical Offices (NSOs); Ministries of Labour and related Institutions (such as labour observatories); Governmental agencies in charge of labour market data analysis and SDG national reporting; Research and academic institutions; International organizations; Development agencies; in addition to Non-governmental organizations.

Deadline for application: 07 December 2018

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International Training Centre



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International Training Center of the ILO




Labour market information and employment services

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Labour market information
labour policy
data analysis

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