ILO/Cinterfor has historically been characterised as a centre for knowledge management in the field of vocational training, in its most diverse themes and aspects. Apprenticeships is no exception.In what follows, some of the main initiatives carried out by ILO/...
ILO/Cinterfor Technical Notes Series
ILO/Cinterfor and its contribution to quality apprenticeships in Latin America and the Caribbean - ILO/Cinterfor Notes Nº 13 June 2022 - 2022
Three insights from three studies of big data in the labour market - ILO/Cinterfor Notes No. 11 - 2022
Vargas Zúñiga, Fernando
This note quickly analyzes the evolution of data management on employment intermediation and reviews the characteristics of three national studies in which, in order to establish skill gaps, data recorded in the databases of public or private labour intermediation companies have been...
Broadening the virtual world in vocational training. The potential of blockchain technology in skills certification. ILO/Cinterfor Notes Nº 9 - 2020 - 2020
Vargas Zúñiga, Fernando
Blockchain technology is increasingly finding applications in the world of work and vocational training.For example, the World Bank is looking at four global trends influencing education: the use of neuroscience to better understand learners to improve learning design; MOOCs - massive...
The role of vocational training in confronting the effects of COVID-19 in Latin America. ILO/Cinterfor Notes Nº8 - 2020 - 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic will have severe and prolonged effects on the economy and employment worldwide, affecting incomes and the well-being of millions of people.The ILO estimates that 25 million people around the world could lose their jobs, while for Latin America and the Caribbean...
Updating jobs and sectoral development: towards a quality approach based on social dialogue. ILO/Cinterfor Notes, 7 - 2020
Proyecto CETFOR - OIT/Cinterfor
For seven years, the ILO, through its Inter-American Centre for Knowledge Development in Vocational Training (ILO/ Cinterfor) and together with its social stakeholders, has been developing a set of methodologies and sectoral outputs with a view to updating occupational structures, and job...
Vocational training and deprivation of liberty: notes for an emerging agenda. ILO/Cinterfor Notes, 6 - 2019
This issue of ILO/Cinterfor Notes reflects on the role of vocational training in the rehabilitation processes of persons deprived of liberty, through the following elements: a) the synthesis of the main theoretical and methodological guidelines associated...
Vocational training and social dialogue. Status report on selected countries in Latin America, Spain and Italy. ILO/Cinterfor Notes 1 - 2015
With the purpose of systematizing recent developments and experiences in this area, we requested the help of a number of experts in the region and asked them to answer a survey which would enable us to discover the status of this issue in their respective...