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Investing in Youth: Latvia Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8115191e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/investing-in-youth-latvia_9789264240407-en
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The report provides a detailed diagnosis of the youth labour market and education system in Latvia from an international comparative perspective, and offers tailored recommendations to help improve school-to-work transitions.
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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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/the-effects-of-vocational-education-on-adult-skills-and-wages_5jrxfmjvw9bt-en
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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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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.
OECD Reviews of Health Care Quality: Japan 2015 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/8114271e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/oecd-reviews-of-health-care-quality-japan-2015_9789264225817-en
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This report reviews the quality of health care in Japan, and seeks to highlight best practices, and provides a series of targeted assessments and recommendations for further improvements to quality of care.
Working and learning: A diversity of patterns Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jrw4bz6hl43.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/working-and-learning-a-diversity-of-patterns_5jrw4bz6hl43-en
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The combination of work and study has been hailed as crucial to ensure that youth develop the skills required on the labour market so that transitions from school to work are shorter and smoother. This paper fills an important gap in availability of internationally-comparable data. Using the...
 
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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?