June 2020

RSDC India Skills Webinar

2020-06-26T13:08:05+01:00Tags: , , , , , , , |

The RSDC India Skills Webinar held on 24th June 2020, proved a big hit in India and across the globe. Skills and knowledge are the driving forces of economic growth and social development for any country. Countries with higher and better levels of skills adjust more effectively to the challenges and opportunities of the world of work. We all are aware that skilled employees are at the core of competitive enterprises. It brings enterprises the agility and resilience to effectively respond to market changes.  In this context, RSDC (Rubber Skills Development Council, India) organised a webinar to discuss the [...]

TVET World eConference 2020

2020-06-19T17:26:23+01:00Tags: , , , , , |

The IVETA TVET World eConference is being held online from 28th to 30th July 2020. Global Skils Ledger CEO, Jonathan Ledger will be headlining as a speaker. The relevance and responsiveness of the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector affects the employment of individuals, and development of institutions and businesses, societies, and regions around the world. But never before, has the Technical and Vocational Education and Training sector has been so ideally positioned to drive impact, change, and growth as it is today. Bridging the gap between skills being taught through curricula and the needs of industry [...]

April 2017

Bangladeshi Delegation WorldSkills UK Study Tour

2017-04-29T08:20:03+01:00Tags: , , , , , , |

Global Skills Ledger hosted a delegation of Government and education experts from Bangladesh on behalf of British Council from 24th to 28th April 2017. The UK Study Tour was aimed at supporting and enabling Bangladesh’s development and understanding of WorldSkills participation by providing a more in-depth insight into making WorldSkills work. It explored the collaborative opportunities and the real challenges that lie ahead. The Government of Bangladesh’s aim is to participate in the WorldSkills global competition for the first time in Russia 2019. WorldSkills, akin to the Olympics, but for skills not sport, showcases the value of skills and raising [...]

March 2017

UK Excellence In Education Mission Success in Vietnam

2017-03-31T12:41:50+01:00Tags: , , |

In partnership with UK Skills Federation, Semta International and Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI), Global Skills Ledger's CEO, Jonathan Ledger spent the week of Monday 27th to Thursday 30th March 2017 in Vietnam promoting the UK's world-class Technical and Vocational Education and Training sector and to speak at the Department for International Trade's 'Excellence in Education' workshop. During the week, Global Skills Ledger and Sector Skills Council colleagues met with Government Ministry officials, stakeholders, donor organisations such as Asian Development Bank and World Bank and a raft of local colleges, universities and other key agencies in order to hear about [...]