Education Systems International
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1 - Centro des Estudios de Población (CENEP)
The "Centre for Population Studies" CENEP has different research areas. One of them is "Education and the relationship between education and work" (Educación y relaciones entre educación y trabajo). You will find a list of research projects for this area, including a short abstract and bibliographic information on published literature. At irregular intervals, the CENEP [...]
2 - Programa de Estudios sobre Juventud, Educación y Trabajo (PREJET)
The "Programme for Studies on Youth, Education and Employment" PREJET gathers sociologists, researchers in education and labour relations. PREJET does research on educational policy, on different forms of (vocational) training and education, on different players and stakeholders in the field of youth, education and employment, on their experience and on the youths\' job [...]
3 - Federación Nacional de Docentes Universitarios (CONADU)
CONADU is the umbrella organisation for all associations of university lecturers at public universities in Argentina. One of their main aims is the support of lecturers\' rights. Among others, CONADU runs an "Institute for Studies and Skill Enhancement" - IEC (Instituto de Estudios y Capacitación). IEC does research on work / working conditions etc at university and provides [...]
4 - Inclusion of People with Disabilities in Indonesia (Fact Sheet)
Fact Sheet of the International Labor Organization ILO (as of July 2013) on inclusion in Indonesia. You can find a somewhat newer version of the fact sheet (as of December 2013), but which has slightly less content. [Abstract: Editors of Education Worldwide]
5 - Do export booms discourage schooling? Evidence from Indonesia (2015)
Author: Ian Coxhead, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Draft as of 18 January 2015, do not cite.
"Economic growth is strongly associated with increased education, yet export booms in low-income countries often spark an opposite trend. Rapid growth of jobs in low-skill occupations may lower overall returns to schooling and raise dropout rates, especially among teens from [...]
6 - National Report Card on Inclusion of Canadians with Intellectual Disabilities
The National Report Card on Inclusion is a short annual summary of the situation of people with intellectual disabilities in Canada. The respective reports have different foci, for example on inclusive education, work, poverty, family support, or children\'s rights. They are published by the Canadian Association for Community Living. Starting from 2011, there is also a French [...]
7 - Research: Education - Taub Centre for Social Policy Studies in Israel
The Taub Center is doing research on social policy in Israel. This research is divided into 5 sections: economics, education, health, labor markets, and social welfare. For each section, you will find publications (some as fulltext) and statistical data (such as expenditure on education e.g.). The Taub Center also publishes an annual "State of the Nation Report". Furthermore, [...]
8 - incluD-ed - European Network on Inclusive Education & Disability
European Network on Inclusive Education & Disability is co-financed by the European Social Fund and has a focus on employability and working inclusion. The website provides a database of experts and organisations having a focus on inclusion in Europe.
Furthermore, you will find Good Practice Examples, information on the activities of the network, links to other networks and [...]
9 - Faculdade de Educação (FaE) - Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG)
Website of the Faculty for Education of the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil. The website provides ample information on teaching and research of the faculty. Furthermore, you have free access to their e-journals "Educação em Revista", "Trabalho e Educação", "Pesquisa em Educação em Ciências - ENSAIO" and the serie "Publicações do Grupo de Avaliação e [...]
10 - Russian Labour Union for Education (ESEUR) - Общероссийский Профсоюз образования
The website provides current information about the activities of the Russian Education Union. Only in Russian.
[Abstract: Editors of Education Worldwide]
11 - Educations Labour Relations Council (ELRC)
South Africa, Republic
The South African ELRC is acting as a kind of agent for conflict resolution between different trade unions in the public education sector and the respective ministries in charge (acting as employers). The website provides information on their service for conflict resolution, on agreements, legislations and regulations, on links to different trade unions in the educational [...]
12 - National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU)
South Africa, Republic
NTEU is the South African trade union for the tertiary education sector (university level). The webiste provides information on NTEU\'s structure, its work and services, its annual conference, relevant legislation, bargaining procedures and more. NTEU is not a member of the Educations Labour Relations Council (ELRC) which acts as an agent in conflict solution between many [...]
13 - National Committee of the Chinese Educational, Scientific, Cultural, Health and Sports Workers\' Union (JKWWT - ACFTU)
The "National Committee of the Chinese Educational, Scientific, Cultural, Health and Sports Workers\' Union" (JKWWT) is a socalled Industrial Union and member of the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU). Its website provides information on the work of the committee, on news about working conditions in the educational sector, on conferences (also scientific ones), on [...]
14 - Confederação Nacional dos Trabalhadores em Educação (CNTE)
The website of the Brasilian National Trade Union of Workers in the Educational Sector provides very broad information on education and working conditions in the educational field in Brazil. Among others, you will find information on legislation and bills, on events and meetings, on networks, as well as fulltexts of reports, studies, whole books and a feminist journal called [...]
Research Institute for Vocational Training and Adult Education (IBE)
The IBE was founded in the year 1980 as a non-profit assoication by the worker representiative organization, unions, companies and the Johannes Kepler University Linz. The intention of this foundation was to establish a research institut which does education research from employee´s perspective. So the basis for present academic work was laid - the exploration of the labour [...]
Computing and Electronic Youth Clubs
The Computing and Electronic Youth Clubs (JCCE) are a network of technical centers that were opened on September 8, 1987 in order to provide the Cuban society with a computing culture, prioritizing the children and youngsters acquisition of values within such a process. Their tasks aim at using new technologies for the solution of diverse demands and problems of Cuban [...]
17 - National Scientific Research Institute for Labour and Social Protection (INCSMPS)
The object of the National Scientific Research Institute for Labour and Social Protection (INCSMPS) is the research and development in the field of social and humanist sciences. Therefore, the institute’s main object of activity is to carry out surveys and research with theoretical-applicative character in fields of national interest regarding the human resources management, [...]
18 - Workforce Development Authority (WDA)
Workforce Development Authority (WDA) is an institutional framework to provide a strategic response to the skills development challenges facing the country across all sectors of the economy. Its mission is to promote, facilitate and guide the development and upgrading of skills and competencies of national workforce in order to enhance competitiveness and employability.
Ministry of Professional Formation and Education
The main objectives of the Ministry for Professional Formation and Education (MFEP) are:
* To assure professional qualification which allows to find the right profession or to create an own enterprise
* To offer to workers a complementary education which allows to extend or to deepen professional skills to adapt to the evolving labour market
* To provide economic operators [...]
Walloon office of professional training and emploiment
FOREM is a priviledged partner in matters of human resources of enterprises on the fields of: Distribution of employment offers, councelling concerning recruitment, professional orientation of the staff, professional vocation training of the (future) staff. Also, it accompanies job-seekers on their professional project on the fields of: job search, provision and utilization of [...]
21 - European Training Foundation (ETF)
The mission of the European Training Foundation is to help EU neighbouring countries to harness the potential of their human capital through the reform of education, training and labour market systems in the context of the EU`s external relations policy. The website offers portraits of the target countries with links to projects and full text publications.
22 - National Human Resources Development
Republic of Korea
The National Human Resource Development is a government funded organization that supports human resource development and educational research and provides statistics on education, population and labour.
23 - Department for employment and learning
Northern Ireland; United Kingdom
The government of Northern Ireland's department for employment and learning seeks to qualify young people for emplyoyment and to secure their participation in the labour force, it provides funding opportunities for further and higher education and training, statistics and research.
24 - (National) Learning and Work Institute
United Kingdom; England; Wales
In 2016, the ‘National Institute of Adult Continuing Education’ (NIACE) and the ‘Centre for Economic & Social Inclusion’ (CESI) formed the new \'Learning and Work Institute\'. This policy and research organisation is dedicated to lifelong learning, full employment and inclusion. Thematical areas include \'Life and Society\', \'Work and Careers\', \'Improving the [...]
25 - Library of the International Labour Organization (ILO)
The ILO (International Labour Organization) Library in Geneva is the world's leading library on the world of work. It serves as a knowledge base of key information on work issues, sustainable livelihoods, and the work-related aspects of economic and social development, technological change and human rights. The ILO Library is the core repository of ILO publications produced in [...]
26 - Work in Denmark
An official internet portal for researchers and professionals interested in an international career in Denmark.The homepage 'workindenmark. dk' is created to make it easier for foreign knowledge workers to gather information on moving to, working, and living in Denmark. It also contains information directed at Danish businesses and research institutions.
27 - Uddannelsesguiden
Guide to more than 2.000 education programmes and jobs in Denmark. You will find special sub-sites for youth education, higher education, adult education and infirmation for parents.
28 - Study in Denmark
The Study in Denmark pages will assist you if you are a student wanting to study in Denmark. If your family is moving to Denmark to work and one or more of you would like to study. If you are looking for further education opportunities in Denmark. If you are interested in learning Danish and learning about Danish culture.
29 - Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials (CICIC) / Centre d´information canadien sur les diplômes internationaux (CICDI)
The Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials (CICIC) provides information and referral services to individuals and organizations on the recognition of academic and occupational credentials for working and studying in Canada and abroad. The website features information on studying and working in Canada as well as abroad, on the recognition of foreign [...]
30 - Families and Work Institute (FWI)
The FWI is a nonprofit center for research that provides data to inform decision-making on the changing workforce, changing family and changing community. Information categories are work-life, education and care, families and communities, fatherhood and parenting.
31 - Employment and Training Corporation (ETC)
The Employment and Training Corporation is Malta\'s Public Employment Service. Its objectives are to help employees to find suitable employment and to assist employers to find suitable employees. For this purpose a nation-wide computerised job seekers\' database is in use. The ETC provides vocational guidance and training service to clients seeking new jobs and to clients [...]
32 - AMS - Berufsinformationssystem
the The Austrian analogue to the German Federal Agency for Employment is the "Labour market service" (AMS) and the "Vocational information system", a service company under public law outsourced 1994 from the Ministry of economics. In the AMS Vocational information system there are, divided into 24 vocational fields, ca. 600 descriptions of occupations, links from these [...]
33 - Leaving Certificate Applied Support Service
The aim of this website is to provide information about: the Leaving Certificate Applied Programme in general; latest developments in the programme; current issues for teachers / tutors and schools /centres; forthcoming activities that might be of interest to teachers. The LCA is a distinct, self-contained two-year programme aimed at preparing students for adult and working [...]
34 - Family Friendly Workplace
Information and guidelines for employers and employees on familiy friendly working arrangements. Access to various programmes and case studies (full texts) and a newsletter. Guided tour available.
Swedish Public Employment Service
The Swedish Public Employment Service is Sweden´s biggest employment service. The English website offers detailed information for migrants. Basic information is available in various languages.
36 - OECD Directorate for Employment, Labour and Social Affairs
This website of the OECD provides, sorted by countries, a wealth of documents, publications, news, statistics and information about vocational education and qualifications, labour, labour market, human capital, employment and employment policy, social policy, international migration and related topics in OECD countries and some exclusive non-member-countries.
37 - Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS)
VTOS is funded by the Department of Education and Science with assistance from the European Social Fund to enable, as a priority group, unemployed people to access education and training with a view to progression to employment. Information on VTOS projects, centers, research. Links to the network for Irish schools, the European Social Fund and the Education Ministry.
38 - gradireland.com
Weboffer for students and graduates from \'The Association of Graduate Careers Services in Ireland (AGCSI) Several databases ( employers database, postgraduate courses, advice on jobs placements, student events, career services, academics-for academic staff working in higher education in Ireland).
39 - VET in Schools
The Training Package Resources for VET in Schools are designed to assist in the implementation of such programs in schools and to improve the transition from: school to further study, school to work, work to further training. All resources have been developed by Australia's Curriculum Corporation. The support materials are available as html or pdf documents and also [...]
40 - World Education Services: Foreign academic credential evaluation
United States; Canada; international
WES, a not-for-profit organization in New York, promotes and facilitates the understanding of educational qualifications through the collection, analysis, interpretation, and dissemination of information about educational systems throughout the world. An electronic newsletter keeps educators, administrators and admissions personnel informed on current international trends in [...]
41 - Department for Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour, New Brunswick
The section on post-secondary edcucation covers information on post-secondary institutions, apprenticeship and trades, certification, funding and financial information, research and innovation.
42 - Research Centre for Education and the Labour Market (ROA)
ROA is a research institute attached to the Maastricht University. Chief activity is commissioned research and concerns the match between education and the labour market. The labour market and training division and the education and occupational career division are presented on the website as well as more information about the institute, staff, conferences and seminars can be [...]
43 - Confederation of Unions for Academic Professionals in Finland (AKAVA)
AKAVA - the Confederation of Unions for Academic Professionals in Finland - is a trade union formed by 32 affiliates and with about 400 000 members and with 80% unionization rate. The website provides information: about AKAVA and a list of the 32 affiliates ( without links) , useful general information about trade unions in Finland, about Finnish trade union work in the EU and [...]
44 - Department of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE), Northwest Territories
Them ministry is divided into many divisions and then further divided into program areas. The divisions are: Advanced Education, Culture and Heritage, Education Operations and Development, Early Childhood and School Services, Income Security, ECE Service Centres (career development and library services), Official Languages.
45 - Sectoral Activities Programme: Education
This website describes the mission and activities of the International Labour Organization in the education sector; links are provided to electronic and print publications of the ILO (e.g. conference papers) and to other international organizations working in related fields.
Swedish Institute (SI)
The Swedish Institute (SI) is a public agency that promotes interest and confidence in Sweden around the world. SI seeks to establish cooperation and lasting relations with other countries through strategic communication and exchange in the fields of culture, education, science and business. SI also supports Swedish language instruction at foreign universities. SI works [...]
47 - EP-Nuffic - The organisation for internationalisation in education / EP-Nuffic - Dé organisatie voor internationalisering in onderwijs
EP-Nuffic formed in 2015 out of a fusion of the organisations Nuffic (founded in 1952) and EP (founded in 1990). Nuffic and EP respectively supported internationalisation in higher education and in primary and secondary education. Now, EP-Nuffic provides detailed information on internationalisation in all spheres of education. Information is given as well for Dutch people who [...]
48 - Berufsförderungsinstitut Österreich
Owned by the Chambers of Labour and the Austrian Trade Union Federation, the bfi's activities focus on vocational education and ( continuing) training for workers as well as educational and occupational schemes for unemployed persons and workers threatened with unemployment. Most of the education and training courses are based on modular systems, so individually tailored, and [...]
49 - Asociación Española de Orientación y Psicopedagogía (AEOP)
The Spanish Association for Orientation and Psychopedagogy is a professional association of people involved in orientation and counselling in the fields of education, work, business both in governmental as well as non-governmental institutions.- A tabular overview on the homepage provides access to information on character, objective, structure and activities of the [...]
50 - Finding a teaching post in the
Information about finding employment as a teacher in the UK.
51 - Centre d'Etudes de l'Emploi (CEE)
The centre works on all problems of labour market and occupational research; the homepage leads to the documentation unit with searchable databases, cooperations with universities, publications of the CEE, its research program and seminars.
52 - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherche sur les Qualifications (CEREQ)
The Centre for research on education, training and employment makes studies and statistical surveys on the training - employment relationship. The homepage shows links to texts about the departments, tasks and missions of the centre (documentation centre, publications, bookstore, discussion groups) and services (e.g. a network of associated centres). Direct access is provided [...]
53 - The Training and Employment Authority (FAS)
FAS is the National Training and Employment Authority. Through a regional network of 66 offices and 20 training centres, FÁS operates training and employment programmes; provides a recruitment service to jobseekers and employers, an advisory service for industry, and supports community-based enterprises.
54 - Association of Secondary Teachers Ireland (ASTI)
"The ASTI acts as a professional association voicing the concerns and interests of the teaching profession at second-level and as a registered trade union which protects teachers and fights for improvements in their pay and conditions of employment". The website informs about the services for members and publications by ASTI. Press releases and the association's magazine are [...]
55 - Ministry of Education, Employment and the Family
The ministry is responsible for the following sectors: Education, childcare and early education, compulsory education, higher education, university, vocational education and training institutions, life-long learning, examinations, employment and training, public broadcasting services, libraries, national archives, social policy, family policy, child policy, social security, [...]
56 - Institut national d`étude du travail et d`orientation professionelle (INETOP)
The Institute for Work and Vocational Guidance is a branch of the CNAM. Its missions are: 1) initial and continuing education of ( vocational) guidance personnel, 2) research in the area of the psychological foundations of vocational guidance (done in an institute at the university Paris V) and 3) operating an information centre with library and test- library. Furthermore the [...]
57 - Vecova Centre for Disability Services and Research (Vecova)
Vecova is an affiliate research institute of the University of Calgary. Its mission is to build the capacity of persons with disabilities and to enrich communities through leadership, innovation and collaboration. Besides research it offers social, residential, recreational, training amd employment opportunities.
58 - Australian Centre for Industrial Relations Research and Training (ACIRRT)
The Australian Centre for Industrial Relations Research and Training ( ACIRRT) is one of Australia's leading, multi-disciplinary, research and training organisations. It monitors and analyses the changing nature of work. The web site provides information on conferences, research, publications and links.
59 - Studying in Canada
The website is intended for foreigners who want to study or work in Canada. It gives detailed information about the application procedure for study and work permits.
60 - Study in Australia
studyinaustralia.gov.au is the official Australian website for international students who are either already in Australia studying or considering studying in Australia. The Australian Trade Commission (Austrade) manages this website however information on the site is sourced from a range of official government organisations in Australia.
61 - Office National d`Information sur les Enseignements et les Professions (ONISEP)
The office, founded unter the protection of the French Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, is the official information centre concerning school issues, studies, professions and vocational training. The information relates to most of the professions for which training is available. An "atlas" describes the school and higher education [...]