ERIC Number: ED181389
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Guidance in Manpower Development: Papers Presented at the Asian Regional Conference-Workshop (Manila, Philippines, 1977).
ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.
The unemployment of youth and adults has surfaced as a problem and a challenge to Asian Third World governments. Industry and business continue to experience a shortage of skilled and technical manpower. A manpower development conference was held in the Philippines on topics which included: (1) the role of private educational institutions in manpower development; (2) vocational guidance and interests; (3) vocational services and counseling; (4) placement services; and (5) labor market futures for secondary school gradautes. All programs described relate to issues in the Philippines, Japan and southeast Asia. (Author/BMW)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Guidance, Community Programs, Foreign Countries, Guidance Programs, Individual Needs, Labor Force Development, Skilled Workers, Unemployment, Workshops, Youth
ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, 2108 School of Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 ($5.00)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Counseling and Personnel Services, Ann Arbor, MI.
Identifiers: Philippines; Third World
Note: Conference sponsored by the Asian Regional Association for Vocational and Educational Guidance.