Feasibility study on the establishment of a regional qualifications framework in South Asian countries


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Author: Bateman, Andrea


This report provides a comparative framework of the skills and qualifications of the existing and future migrant workers in South Asia. It is aimed at bringing equal opportunities and fairness in the recruitment process and remunerations linked with it. It also captures the process undertaken to develop the framework. This feasibility study was commissioned by ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team for South Asia and was based on several of the national, regional and global discussions on labour migration, recommending the development of a regional framework to recognize qualifications...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Qualifications; Migration; Labour market; Governance; Equity

Keywords: Feasibility study; Postcompulsory education; Qualifications framework; Occupational classification; Equivalence of qualifications; Skill certification; Recognition of prior learning; Professional recognition; Labour mobility; Skilled migration; Regional; Equal treatment; Equal opportunity; Recruitment; Return on education and training; Comparative analysis; Quality assurance; Recommendations

Geographic subjects: Asia; Afghanistan; Bangladesh; Bhutan; India; Maldives; Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka

Published: New Delhi, India: ILO DWT for South Asia and Country Office for India, 2021

Physical description: 66 p.

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ISBN: 9789220344897 (web PDF)

Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 145.250

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