Thu, 15 Nov 2012 11:00:00 CET


A Skills beyond School Commentary on Israel

This commentary is one of a series of country reports on postsecondary vocational education and training (VET) in OECD countries, prepared as part of an OECD study. The commentaries are largely descriptive but also include an assessment of strengths and challenges in the country system. The commentaries are designed to be of value as free-standing reports.

Wed, 14 Nov 2012 11:00:00 CET


Skills Formation Strategies in Queensland: A Skills Shortage?

This working paper presents Skills Formation Strategies (SFSs) which were conceptualised, designed and managed to address persistent skills shortages in Queensland, Australia in both high- and low- unemployment scenarios.

Tue, 16 Oct 2012 11:00:00 CEST


How Employment and Training Agencies Can Help - The Labour Agency of the Autonomous Province of Trento, Italy

This working paper reports on the review carried out for the Labour Agency (Agenzia del Lavoro) of the Autonomous Province of Trento, Italy, and highlights both the strengths and weaknesses of policy approaches and actions taken. 

Fri, 05 Oct 2012 11:00:00 CEST


Connecting with Emigrants: A Global Profile of Diasporas

This joint OECD/AFD report includes 140 country notes summarising diaspora sizes, the characteristics of emigrant populations (gender, age, etc.); the numbers and main destinations of international students; recent migrant flows to OECD countries; and more.

Fri, 28 Sep 2012 13:00:00 CEST


Quality Matters in Early Childhood Education and Care: Japan 2012

This book examiens quality in early childhood education and care in Japan.