Policies for Jobs
|Course Theme:||Growth and Competitiveness|
|Sub-Theme:||Pathways to Development|
|Time Commitment:||4-5 hours per week for 4 weeks|
|Amount:||US $ 0 (Course is free of charge)|
|Contact Name:||Vasumathi Rollakanty|
Both timely and pertinent issues, such as the effects of trade and globalization on employment and migration, are specifically taken into consideration. The course also assesses long-term measures to increase labor force participation rates (particularly those of women), as well as the extent of informal employment in developing countries.
The course presents essential lessons which have been learned from both developing and developed economies, and provides participants with optimal policy recommendations in numerous country-specific contexts.
Mid- to senior-level officials at ministries of labor, manpower, education, trade and industry, economy, science and technology, and finance, as well as youth leaders, researchers and academics.