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    Supporting disadvantaged young people into meaningful work: an initial evidence review to identify what works and inform good practice among practitioners and employers

    The Youth Futures Foundation aims to support young people between the ages of 14 and 24 years, who face two or more... Show more

    Authors: Newton, Becci; Sinclair, Alice; Tyers, Claire ... [+] Show more

    Date: 2020

    Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe

    Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

    Series name: IES report

    Subjects: Employment; Disadvantaged; Youth ... [+] Show more

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    Examining the business education curricula in South Africa

    Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine the business education curricula in South Africa in relation to so... Show more

    Authors: Waghid, Zayd

    Date: 2019

    Geographic subjects: South Africa; Africa

    Resource type: Article

    Journal title: Education + training

    Subjects: Teaching and learning; Secondary education; Skills and knowledge

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    Overcoming barriers and making higher education more accessible to vocational education and training students from low socioeconomic backgrounds: a Malaysian perspective

    Higher education (HE) has become increasingly important in Malaysia, both as tool for the country to cultivate a co... Show more

    Authors: Lin, Chong Choo

    Date: 2016

    Geographic subjects: Malaysia; Asia

    Resource type: Thesis

    Subjects: Pathways; Skills and knowledge; Vocational education and training ... [+] Show more

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    An agreement between the Australian Council of Trade Unions and the Australian Council of Social Service

    The Australian Jobs and Skills Summit provides a unique opportunity for the representatives of employers, workers a... Show more

    Authors: Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU); Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS)

    Date: 2022

    Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

    Resource type: General publication

    Series name: Jobs and Skills Summit

    Subjects: Employment; Equity; Governance ... [+] Show more

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    Community adversity and resilience: the distribution of social disadvantage in Victoria and New South Wales and the mediating role of social cohesion

    This research report measures the concentration of disadvantage according to postcode areas in New South Wales (NSW... Show more

    Authors: Vinson, Tony

    Corporate authors: Jesuit Social Services

    Date: 2004

    Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia; Victoria ... [+] Show more

    Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

    Series name: Place-based Disadvantage (Jesuit Social Services)

    Subjects: Finance; Economics; Disadvantaged ... [+] Show more

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    Skill utilisation in Australia: a response to the proposed 3Ps solution to the implications of population ageing

    The solution proposed by successive Australian governments to the challenges of an ageing demographic is to foster ... Show more

    Authors: Denny, Lisa

    Date: 2018

    Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

    Resource type: Thesis

    Subjects: Workforce development; Skills and knowledge; Gender ... [+] Show more

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    Capabilities and skills

    This paper discusses the relevance of recent research on the economics of human development to the work of the Huma... Show more

    Authors: Heckman, James J.; Corbin, Chase O.

    Date: 2016

    Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

    Series name: IZA discussion paper

    Subjects: Skills and knowledge; Economics; Culture and society ... [+] Show more

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    Satisfied with what?: contested assumptions about student expectations and satisfaction in higher education

    This paper aims to contribute to the contested body of work about the factors influencing student motivation, expec... Show more

    Authors: Leach, Tony

    Conference name: International Conference of the Association for Research in Post Compulsory Education

    Date: 2019

    Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe

    Resource type: Article

    Journal title: Research in post-compulsory education

    Subjects: Students; Higher education; Vocational education and training ... [+] Show more

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    Future skills for engagement practitioners

    This ebook came about through a desire to investigate more deeply the role and experience of the community engageme... Show more

    Authors: Hussey, Sally

    Date: 2022

    Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

    Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

    Subjects: Skills and knowledge; Industry; Equity ... [+] Show more

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    The wider social benefits of higher education: what do we know about them?

    There has recently been a shift towards private expenditure in the tertiary education sector accompanied by a shift... Show more

    Authors: Murray, Joy

    Date: 2009

    Geographic subjects: Oceania; North America; Europe ... [+] Show more

    Resource type: Article

    Journal title: Australian journal of education

    Subjects: Policy; Outcomes; Higher education ... [+] Show more