OECD Skills Strategy

Better Skills, Better Jobs, Better Lives: A Strategic Approach to Skills Policies


Highlights (EnglishFrench, German) | Summary in your language 

Chapter 1: Developing relevant skills
Chapter 2: Activating skills
Chapter 3: Putting skills to effective use
Chapter 4: The way forward

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Published: 21 May 2012 

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Australia Hungary  Poland
Austria Iceland  Portugal
Belgium India  Russian Federation
Brazil Indonesia                     Slovak Republic
Canada Ireland  Slovenia
Chile Israel  South Africa
China   Italy  Spain
Czech Republic Japan  Sweden
Denmark Korea  Switzerland
Estonia Luxembourg  Turkey
Finland Mexico  United Kingdom
France Netherlands  United States
Germany New Zealand  
Greece Norway  

Press material and presentations

News release, 21 May 2012 (French)
OECD Skills Strategy in the news
OECD Skills Strategy: Overview (Prezi)
OECD Skills Strategy: Building the right skills and turning them into better jobs and lives (PowerPoint)
OECD Ministerial Council Meeting 2012: Chair's summary

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