ERIC Number: ED335538
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Education, Employment and Work. Report of an Intensive Training Course (Gaborone, Botswana, June 27-July 14, 1989).
Sanyal, Bikas C.; And Others
Following a summary of the discussions of an intensive training course on education, employment, and work conducted in Botswana, this document contains the following 18 papers presented at the training course: "Education and Employment in Africa: An Overview" (Sanyal); "Diagnosis of the Employment Situation: Some Basic Concepts" (Varghese); "Exercise: Diagnosis of the Employment Situation (Sanyal); "Estimation of Manpower Demand and Supply" (Sanyal); "Projecting Manpower Demand and Supply: An Exercise on Sri Lanka" (Varghese); "Earning Functions: The Theory" (Camara); "Practical Exercises on: The Earnings Function" (Kann, Sanyal); "Theories of Labour Market" (Varghese); "Tracer Studies to Relate Education with Employment for Development of Human Resources" (Sanyal); "Tracer Studies in Botswana" (Kann, Chilisa); "Practical Exercises on Tracer Studies" (Sanyal, Kann); "The Informal and Micro-enterprise Economy in Africa: New Challenges for Planners" (King); "Botswana's Informal Sector" (Kann); "An Exploration of the Informal Sector in Gaborone: Results of an Informal Survey'" (Kann); "Education and Productive Work" (Hoppers); "Gender, Education, Work and Earnings in Botswana" (Kann); "An Occupational Information System for Botswana" (Nkambwe); and "Strategies for a Better Match between Education and Employment: A Synthesis of Discussions and Ideas" (Sanyal, Varghese, and Hoppers). Appended to the document are an opening address by K. P. Morake, Botswana Minister of Education, and a closing statement by P. H. K. Kedikilwe, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Public Administration, the workshop program, and a list of participants. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Developing Nations, Economic Development, Education Work Relationship, Educational Needs, Employment Practices, Employment Projections, Entrepreneurship, Females, Foreign Countries, Information Systems, Job Development, Job Training, Labor Economics, Labor Force, Labor Force Development, Labor Needs, Males, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Small Businesses, Wages
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Swedish International Development Authority (SIDA).; International Development Research Centre, Ottawa (Ontario).; Agency for International Development (IDCA), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Dakar (Senegal). Regional Office for Education in Africa.; National Inst. of Development Research and Documentation, Gaborone (Botswana).; United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). International Inst. for Educational Planning.
Identifiers: Africa; Sri Lanka