Why do skills matter? (video)

In today’s increasingly globalized world, skills matter. A skilled workforce is a key to unlocking the door to economic prosperity and building more inclusive societies. This video describes how countries can help individuals get the skills they need for the jobs of today and tomorrow. It also highlights a new resource tool for sharing information from credible sources on what works in skills development: The Global Public-Private Skills for Employment Knowledge Sharing Platform. Source: The Global Public-Private Knowledge Sharing Platform on Skills for Employment (Global KSP)...

Education and training in a changing world: What skills do we need? (Video)

What skills do learners need in today’s world? While academic skills have often been the focus of education systems, other skills that help us to better learn to live together and prepare us for the world of work must not be underestimated. This video highlights key messages on the importance of these skills, such as critical thinking, creativity, teamwork and empathy among many others, as we enter a new era for Education 2030: towards inclusive and quality education and lifelong learning for all. Source: The Global Public-Private Knowledge Sharing Platform on Skills for Employment (Global KSP)...

Broad Land Small World

  From mid 2007 to mid 2008, as part of the Office for Women: 2006-2007 Women’s Leadership and Development Programme Capacity Building Grants, WAVE undertook a communications capacity building project: ‘Broad Land Small World’. The project sought to find more efficient, effective and financially viable communication channels for the Executive Committee and WAVE members. The project also provided training to improve and manage the WAVE website. The findings will be passed on to and utilised by other women’s groups in the future. To view the final report, please click...

2007 WAVE Policy Paper

2007 WAVE Policy Paper This paper draws together policy recommendations from the Lifelong Learning Final Report.Click here to download the policy...

Getting Real Report

Getting Real Report Click here for the Executive Summary Click here for the full...