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"The OECD Skills Strategy is designed to help countries build better skills policies and turn them into jobs, growth, and better lives." - Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD
This working paper seeks to explore the reasons why educational attainment in the immigrant population varies between North America and Europe.
The relationship between ageing and skills is becoming an important policy issue, not least in the context of population ageing.
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Guidelines for quality provision in cross-border higher education: where do we stand?
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Universities and other higher education institutions can play a key role in human capital development and innovation systems. Reviews of Higher Education in Regional and City Development are the OECD’s vehicle to mobilise higher education for economic and social development of cities and regions.
Richard Yelland is Head of the Policy Advice and Implementation Division (PAI) in the Directorate for Education and Skills at the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development).
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Strong Performers and Successful Reformers in Education Guidance from PISA for the Canary Islands, Spain
This report maps the development of the Programme, from determining what should be measured, to defining the meaning of PIAAC’s three core domains.
To facilitate individuals to adjust their skills to changes in market demands, Sweden has a relatively generous policy to stimulate formal adult education at the compulsory, upper secondary and tertiary levels.