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Roadmap for the implementation of a skills planning unit


Date posted:

2022/11/01

Publication year:

2015

Corporate author/s:

Labour Market Intelligence Partnership (LMIP)

Person/s author/s:

Reddy, Vijay; Powell, Marcus

Output-type:

research report

Format:

pdf

Within the context of the Skills Planning Unit (SPU), this roadmap addresses the following issues: What are the functions of the SPU? What could be the most suitable location for the SPU? What structures will be required to establish the SPU? What processes are needed to allow the SPU to perform its intended functions? The development of an implementation plan. Each of the above areas is dealt with in the present report. Much of the evidence to inform this report was obtained from earlier Labour Market Intelligence Partnership (LMIP) work that investigated the implementation experience of South Africa in the field of skills planning and Labour Market Intelligence Systems (LMISs), as well as what lessons could be learnt from how other countries have approached these issues.

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