SESRIC and UNDP IICPSD launched joint publication
Date: 28 June 2018
Venue: Istanbul - Türkiye

SESRIC and UNDP Istanbul International Center for Private Sector in Development (IICPSD) launched a joint publication on “Best Practices Guidelines and Toolkit on Engaging the Private Sector in Skills Development” on the sidelines of the Fourth Regional Networking Forum on South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SS&TC) on 28 June 2018 in Istanbul, Turkey.

The Guidelines and Toolkit, jointly developed by UNDP IICPSD and SESRIC, is a global product that aims to inspire, motivate and mobilize the private sector to engage in skills training more actively and help stakeholders to collaborate more closely with companies, chambers of commerce and business associations.

The publication presents a number of lessons learned from a review of current practice and existing literature on industry engaged in skills development and, based on these lessons, develop a set of guidelines and tools for practical use. It also provides information on and examples of private sector engagement in skills development at the national, sectoral and local level.