The Jakarta Post, Jakarta, 20 March 2017 - The Industry Ministry has earmarked Rp 650 billion (US$48.6 million) for various vocational training programs as part of its efforts to address a shortage of skilled labor in the manufacturing sector.
Times Higher Education (online), 16 March 2017 - There is a growing recognition in Australia that the future of higher education must be considered alongside what happens to its struggling technical and further education sector.
The Straits Times, Beijing, 13 March 2017 - China has pledged to keep up heavy spending on education reform in order to close its urban-rural education gap.
European Training Foundation / European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training / International Labour Office - 2016. This guide is a part of the ETF, ILO and Cedefop series of guides on skills anticipation and matching. All the guides follow a common structure, although they vary in level of detail, technical content and case studies. This volume provides information on what is necessary in each phase of developing an establishment skills survey (ESS).
ILO - 2017. This is the report of the ILO/Japan Regional Workshop on Sectoral Approaches on Skills for Green Jobs, organized between 24-25 January 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand.
SHARE Project - 2017. This Policy Brief is by the EU Support to Higher Education in the ASEAN Region (SHARE) programme, a four-year initiative by EU and ASEAN to support harmonisation and raise the quality of higher education (HE) systems in Southeast Asia. The brief presents an overview of higher education degree structures in the ASEAN region, and explores implications of them with regard to student mobility and regional harmonisation efforts.