Skills and productivity in the informal economy
AbstractAnalyses linkages between skills and productivity for improving existing work in the informal economy and for enabling the transition of informal activities to the formal economy. Examines issues and challenges related to skills and productivity in the context of the informal economy, presents a range of experiences that have been undertaken as responses to the identified issues and challenges, and draws a number of lessons that can be learned from such experiences.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 413142.
Length: 79 pages
Date of creation: 2008
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Publication status: Published in Employment Sector working paper series
vocational training; apprenticeship; skill; training employment relationship; productivity; informal economy; developing countries; formation professionnelle; apprentissage; qualifications; relation formation-emploi; productivité; économie informelle; pays en développement; formación profesional; aprendizaje; calificación; relación formación empleo; productividad; economía informal; países en desarrollo;
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