Dear Members of the IESF Group,
We are glad to wish you a happy new year and to announce you the publication of the first newsletter of 2018!
In this issue, we focus on the RNSF regional workshop in Lima on the organization of informal workers.
The publication of a reference document on Vocational Education and Training (VET) paves the way for a more effective and strategic implementation of VET reforms in developing countries.
The Guidance Note on Vocational Education and Training: a helpful tool for staff in Delegations
The IESF Group presents during the next European Development Days (EDDs) a book on social protection for workers in the informal economy.
Since the early 2000s, the number of countries that have engaged in the design and implementation of a National Qualifications Framework (NQF) has grown considerably.
A five-day workshop on the organisation of informal workers has been organised by the Research, Network & Support Facility (RNSF) in December 2017 in Peru.
The new European Consensus on Development confirms the EU’s solid commitment to promote inclusive social protection systems and employment policies as means to reduce poverty, vulnerability and inequalities in partner countries.