• TABLE OF CONTENTS
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Labour and employment trends and challenges
  • 2.1 The economy
  • 2.2 Demographics
  • 2.3 The labour market
  • 2.4 The informal sector
  • 2.5 Poverty
  • 2.6 The business environment and entrepreneurship
  • 2.7 Labour and employment institutions
  • 2.8 Labour force qualifications and skill mismatches
  • 2.9 Conclusions Part I
  • 3 Vocational education and training in the transition period
  • 3.1 Political momentum for reform
  • 3.2 Education sector reforms
  • 3.3 VET at present (second half of 2005)
  • 3.4 VET reforms
  • 3.5 Outstanding VET reform issues
  • 3.6 Governance
  • 3.7 Private training provision
  • 3.8 The European dimension
  • 3.9 Conclusions Part II
  • 4 Overall conclusions
  • 4.1 Human resource development and labour market reform challenges
  • 4.2 Human resource development and sustainable labour market reform
  • 5 Annexes
  • Annex 1. VET development issues u0096 debate in the EU