Invitation to speak at annual OECD meeting
IER’s Director, Chris Warhurst, has been invited to speak at the OECD’s annual Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) meeting. Speaking along with Richard Garrett of the UK Government’s Department for Education, the session will focus on putting skills utilisation into practice. The meeting takes place at the OECD in Paris over 17-18 May.
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research projects underway at IER
LMI for All: Government careers strategy
An ongoing project, managed from IER since 2012, features in the Government's new Careers Strategy, published December, 2017.
The Careers Strategy endorses the importance of 'LMI for All' as an authoritative source of labour market information to support career transitions into and through the labour market.
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Adult education: important for health and well-being
It also aims to stimulate dialogue on how central and devolved government policies and practices can ensure that adult education remains a strategic priority.