Organised by the Union For the Mediterranean in cooperation with LEED and the City of Barcelona, this conference discussed pathways to address high youth unemployment, skills development for women’s integration in local labour markets and developing the best environment for SMEs to thrive.
This project assesses the contribution of labour market policy to boosting quality employment and enhancing productivity by better matching skills supply to demand, improving training provision and addressing skills gaps but also improving skills utilisation by firms.
Created in 2000, the LEED Forum on Social Innovations forum's main objective is to facilitate international dissemination and transfer of best policies and practices in social innovation.
Policy makers, economists and representatives of international and European institutions discussed the future of global economic and financial development and debated the role played by regions and localities in the recovery and development of economic competitiveness.
Decisori politici, economisti di alto livello e rappresentanti di istituzioni internazionali ed europee hanno discusso il futuro dello sviluppo economico globale e finanziario e del ruolo svolto dalle regioni e località per il recupero e lo sviluppo della competitività economica internazionale.
These LEED reviews will examine the framework conditions and instruments for intervention to achieve successful local economic development in participating countries and localities.
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This workshop provided an opportunity to discuss ways to increase the effectiveness of actions to boost skills development to stimulate good quality employment both abroad and in Cambodia.
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The workshop was organised as an experts’ roundtable and aimed at identifing key policy questions to be explored as well as key work of the OECD and other institutions to be referenced in the OECD LEED project on local scenarios of demographic change.
This LEED project advises governments and their partner agencies at national and local levels on how to provide effective training and related support to start-up entrepreneurs, with a particular focus on the role of universities and vocational training institutions.
The OECD LEED Trento Centre organised a round-table session on "Labour and productivity: the role of institutions, trade unions and business in the current economic crisis", on Friday 3 June at 11.00 a.m., Trento (Italy).