Attraction or Repulsion? Testing Conglomeration of Innovation Between Firm and University

Inclusive Growth in the People’s Republic of China: A Deep Look at Men and Women’s Work Amid Demographic, Technological and Structural Transformations

The PRC’s TVET Reform

Min Tang, ADB consultant and Deputy Chairman, Youcheng Foundation explained why the upcoming comprehensive technical and vocational education training (TVET) reform in the PRC is important, what it entails, and how ADB can find opportunities and add values to support this area

Sustainable Vocational Training Toward Industrial Upgrading and Economic Transformation

Beyond Job Training, What Institutions and Governments Should Do for Students?

5th PRC-ADB Knowledge Sharing Platform: Sustainable Vocational Training towards Industrial Upgrading and Economic Transformation

Denise Amyot, Association of Canadian Community Colleges, discusses what institutions and governments should do for students beyond preparing them for work.

 

How to Make Labor Force More Skillful

5th PRC-ADB Knowledge Sharing Platform: Sustainable Vocational Training towards Industrial Upgrading and Economic Transformation

Gazali Abas, Malaysia Prime Minister’s Department, stresses the importance of skills attainment and understanding of industry dynamics in making labor force more relevant.

 

Challenges in Skills Development Amid a Growing Trend in Online Education

5th PRC-ADB Knowledge Sharing Platform: Sustainable Vocational Training towards Industrial Upgrading and Economic Transformation

Tom Isherwood, McKinsey, points out the limitations of post-secondary education in preparing students for work amid the rising trend in online education. He further discusses the roles governments should play in skill development ecosystem.

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