PRESENTATION: Making Education Work: How to Leverage Education Reform to Include Workforce Development Solutions, Sep 2016

Organization/Affiliation(s): 
Educate, Aflatoun, INJAZ
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
Sep 30, 2016

Learn what it takes to scale workforce development solutions through the education system! This session will feature Educate!, Aflatoun, and INJAZ Jordan. These NGOs have effectively worked with governments globally to integrate proven solutions into curriculum, teacher training and assessment policies. Their work specifically focuses on the areas of enterprise development, financial literacy. Each panelist will present a practical strategy, such as policy stakeholder engagement, education reform process mapping, and effective teacher training. This session is meant to promote partnerships between implementers and policy makers so that effective solutions to work force development can be scaled through the education system. 

 

Speakers: 

 

Maggie Appleton, Director of Policy and Partnerships, Educate! (USA)

Rediet Abiy Kassaye, Senior Programme Manager for Africa, Aflatoun (The Netherlands)

Muhannad Jarrah, Executive Director, Partnerships, INJAZ (Jordan) 

Topic: 
Workforce Development
Regions: 
Global
Tags: 
Education
Unemployment
Youth