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OECD Employment Outlook 2015 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8115141e.pdf
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The OECD Employment Outlook 2015 reviews recent labour market trends and short-term prospects in OECD countries, looking at: recent labour market developments, especially around minimum wages; skills and wage inequality; activation policies and...
Mental Health Analysis Profiles (MhAPs): Sweden Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jrxr7qx6ctb.pdf
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Mental ill-health is a significant issue in Sweden, with both mild-to-moderate and severe disorders representing a significant burden of ill health. Mild and moderate mental health problems constitute the greatest number of cases, and such disorders have been on the rise over the past several...

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Doctors' consultations Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/healthcare/doctors-consultations.htm
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Consultations with doctors can take place in doctors’ offices or clinics, in hospital outpatient departments or, in some cases, in patients’ own homes. Consultations with doctors refer to the number of contacts with physicians.
Integrating Social Services for Vulnerable Groups Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8115121e.pdf
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All OECD countries have vulnerable populations in need of multiple social service supports. This book looks at how services are integrated, vulnerable groups are defined and populations compare, and at the benefits of integrating services. It...
The effects of vocational education on adult skills and wages Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jrxfmjvw9bt.pdf
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Vocational education and training are highly valued by many. The European Ministers for Vocational Education and Training, the European Social Partners and the European Commission have issued in 2010 the Bruges Communiqué, which describes the global vision for VET in Europe 2020. In this...
 
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Thematic Video on Social Issues, Migration & Health

Did you know that the cost of public pensions is set to increase further in many OECD countries, from an average of 9% of GDP in 2010 to 12% in 2050?