Earthquake risks for schools and how best to counter them have been a subject of study and international co-operation at OECD for some years.
Higher education institutions (HEIs) in England will benefit from a new fund to provide repayable grants for projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
This book provides an internationally comparable set of indicators on educational provision for students with disabilities, learning difficulties and disadvantages (DDD). It highlights the number of students involved, where they are educated and in what phases of education.
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Articles: Modernising Portugal’s Secondary Schools; New Zealand: Modernising Schools in a Decentralised Environment; Changing School Architecture in Zurich; US Academic Libraries: Today’s Learning Commons Model; Implications of Curriculum Reform for School Buildings in Scotland; Evaluating School Facilities in Brazil.
This paper examines crowding-out effects and the labour market match for the tertiary educated in 26 OECD countries, using attainment data and data on labour market outcomes from Education at a Glance 2006.
This book discusses the concept of capacity-building for tertiary education through cross-border education, emphasising the critical role of quality assurance and trade negotiations.
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The Russian system of education has been developing as the result of social, cultural, and economic changes of the early 90-s. But at present we can see that the significance of the particular factors of transformation that is specific to Russia is declining as tendencies common to the majority of modern countries are coming to the forefront. While choosing strategic parameters for the development of the educational system it is
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The revision of 1993 confirmed the new federal structure of the Belgian State. Today, besides the municipalities and the provinces, there are three levels of decision-making with their respective structures of legislative and executive power: the central State, the Communities, and the Regions. Three cultural Communities -the Flemish, the French-language and the German-language -and three economic Regions -Flemish, Walloon, and
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Youth Empowerment Partnership Programme (YEPP): Final report on the external evaluation and foundation partnership
Each country prepared an analytical report on equity in education that describes each country’s context, provides a profile of equity in education, examines causes and explanations, and explores the effectiveness of existing policies and potential policy solutions to problems.