Event: 7th ADB International Skills Forum: Anticipating and Preparing for Emerging Skills and Jobs

Lessons Learned from the Canadian Experience to Support Asia's Development

14 December 2017
Author / Speaker: 
Alain Roy, Colleges and Institutes Canada
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Growth path for Asian countries requires moving from a low-technology and skills model to a higher technology skills model. This presentation shares some lessons learned from the Canadian experience in supporting development in Asia. Actual cases of student-focused and economy-responsive education initiatives are discussed as well.

Geographical Focus: 
Regional - Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event


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