#25 COVID-19 highlights the urgency of TVET reforms

Photo credit: Dana Smillie / World Bank Authors: Margo Hoftijzer, Victoria Levin, and Michael Weber This blog is also available in French and Spanish.   [bctt tweet=”The scale of the COVID-19 disruption to technical and vocational education and training (TVET) has been truly astounding.” username=””] In our May 2020 blog, we predicted that TVET would particularly suffer…

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#23 How digital solutions can ease the COVID-19 impact on displaced populations

Photo:  Li Wenyong / World Bank   Authors: Jana Kuhnt and Kirsten Schuettler Displaced people face many challenges when integrating into the labor market in their host communities. They are also more likely than the host population to be employed in sectors that are highly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, such as manufacturing, accommodation, and food services. And [bctt…