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Advancing Labor Market Assessments (LMA): Event Recording

Workforce Connections

Click to watch and listen to the recording of Workforce Connections' event, Advancing Labor Market Assessments, held November 25, 2014. At this event, Workforce Connections presented: an inventory of existing tools and methods identified to date, a proposed decision tree for labor market analysis, and a summary of new “open source” tools currently in development. Speakers included Bryanna Mills, Eleanor Sohnen and Lara Goldmark.

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Measuring Employment Outcomes for Workforce Development: PowerPoint

Workforce Connections

Check out Workforce Connections' PowerPoint presentation from the Measuring Employment Outcomes for Workforce Development event held February 5, 2015.

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CIES 2015 Soft Skills that Open Doors Powerpoint

Workforce Connections, FHI 360

Child Trends and FHI presented their findings on the Key Soft Skills for Youth Workforce Success at the Comparative and International Education Society Conference on March 12, 2015. The power point is made available to download here. Since this project is working toward building consensus around key soft skills, comments and suggestions are invited by the Workforce Connections community of practice. Please email them to Rachel Carney at [email protected]

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Rethinking Support & Outreach to Reduce Youth Violence

National Network for Safe Communities

Check out this PowerPoint presentation from the Workforce Connections event, Can Youth Employment Reduce Violence in Latin America?, held on March 25th, 2015.

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Employment and Violence Prevention: What Central American youth are saying works and doesn’t work

Sin Fronteras

Check out this PowerPoint presentation from the Workforce Connections event, Can Youth Employment Reduce Violence in Latin America?, held on March 25th, 2015. 

PresentationEmployment and Violence Prevention: What Central American youth are saying works and doesn't work, presented by Susan Cruz 

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Workforce Development Ecosystem Assessment Tool

RTI International

RTI International developed this tool for mapping complex workforce development systems and diagnosing their performance from a stakeholder perspective. RTI intentionally took an “institutionally agnostic” approach to this mapping, choosing to focus on functions and processes rather than certain institutions or individuals. RTI has piloted the tool in several regions and is now in the process of revising the data collection approach and the conceptual model.

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Cities of Opportunity: Rapid Urbanization and Implications for Youth

Citi Foundation, UN-HABITAT, Making Cents International

The world is becoming more urban, and residents of cities are becoming younger. By 2030, it is predicted that 60% of the world’s population will live in cities, of which up to 60% will be under the age of 18. But are cities ready for the challenges and opportunities associated with this rapid growth? In particular, are cities building the infrastructure and environment to provide economic opportunities for this growing youth population?

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How Technology and Mobile Learning Applications are Creating Cost-Effective Employment Solutions for Work-Seeking Youth in Africa and Latin America

Education Development Center (EDC), Distribuciones Universales S.A. (DIUNSA)

Join youth workforce development and mobile for development experts in better understanding how the combination of physical experiential learning programs, mobile technologies, and partnerships can be structured to scale Youth  Workforce Development programs.

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Moving Beyond Individual Relationships with Employers: The Benefits of Industry-Wide Collaboration in Education and Training

RTI International, SVNet, Microsoft

While engaging the private sector in education and training is widely encouraged, collaboration typically boils down to isolated examples of individual companies working directly with a school. This session will explore the benefits of private sector engagement at an industry-wide level.

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