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LESS BUTTER, MORE GUNS - Are these Christian Priorities?

As Christians, we will be judged by how we support the care of God’s creation; Jesus repeatedly taught us to work for peace and to care for the people of the earth. 724 more words

Articles Of Interest

A Final Educational Fling – 14. A Commonwealth Quartet

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Some work of noble note, may yet be done

It was at the Cambridge seminar I think, in February 2016, that I realized how much could be done to increase opportunities through vocational training. 1,962 more words

A Final Educational Fling

Vocational training shake-up 'most ambitious since A-levels' | BBC News

Vocational and technical education in England is to get an extra £500m a year in a bid to train more skilled workers and boost the economy.

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Nigeria's Human Capital Advantage

by Rotimi Okewole-Lawal

The term ‘Human capital’ was popularized by Gary Becker, an economist from the University of Chicago and Jacob Mincer. Human capital refers to the stock of knowledge, habits, skills, experience, social and personality attributes, embodied in the ability to perform labor so as to produce economic value. 929 more words

Mike Rowe: “If you really want to make America great again, you’ve got to make work cool again” [VIDEO]

Television host Mike Rowe. the former “Dirty Jobs” host and QVC pitchman said he’s sent letters to both former President Barack Obama and President Donald Trump drawing attention to this. 17 more words

GDP & Employment

Skills Acquisition Bootcamp for Teen Mothers in Ajegunle Community, Lagos

In February, 2017, Bridge Her Dreams rolled out the New Thread project, a 10-week capacity building project for out-of-school teenage mothers in the slums of Ajegunle, a community in Lagos, Nigeria. 70 more words


Labor Market Integration of Refugees in Vienna - A Critical Analysis of Dual Vocational Training: Primary Research Findings

By Tz-Chian Ding, Florian Koch, Hannes Reitberger, Hanna Schweitzer

Why Dual Vocational Training (Apprenticeship training, ‘Lehre’)?

  • Dual vocational training (DVT) is internationally recognized as a good practice in tackling youth-unemployment and in integrating vulnerable adolescents into society.
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