International best practice on workforce development: final report

This report raises the concern that demand for skills in Wales is low and on the decline in comparison with Britain as a whole. In response to this situation, the report was commissioned by Education and Learning Wales (ELWa) to raise awareness of different approaches around the world for addressing workforce development, and to develop recommendations for action in Wales. It employs the Performance and Innovation Unit (PIU) definition of workforce development in that it 'consists of activities which increase the capacity of individuals to participate effectively in the workplace, thereby impr ... Show more

Authors: Ashton, David Norman; Brown, Phillip; Lauder, Hugh

Corporate authors: National Foundation for Education Research (Great Britain) (NFER)

Published: Cardiff, Wales, ELWa, 2003

Resource type: Government report or paper

Physical description: 33 p.

Access item: http://www.elwa.ac.uk/doc_bin/Research Reports/workforce_development_best_practice_211103.pdf Request Item from NCVER

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