• Education

    OBG reports on the increasing emphasis placed by developing countries on education, in particular privatisation programmes and incentives for international private education investment. Details include number of schools and universities, enrolment and literacy rates, government expenditure and targets.
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La legislación, destinada a mejorar la calidad de la educación en las universidades peruanas y a asegurar que las instituciones cumplan con las normas internacionales, empieza a dar resultados.

Les évolutions de l’enseignement général et professionnel au Maroc reflètent la volonté générale de mieux répondre aux besoins du marché du travail en alliant initiatives du public et du privé.

At a time when a number of major Latin American economies, including Brazil and Venezuela, are heading toward recession, Mexico’s economy stands out in the region for its resilience. Projections for 2017 are couched in more uncertainty than is usual, however, in light of the lack of clarity over and the potential impact of policy changes in the US during the first year in office for US President Donald Trump. 

Le gouvernement de la Côte d’Ivoire cherche à améliorer les perspectives d’emploi des jeunes grâce à de nouveaux programmes de formation professionnelle, d’insertion par les stages et de développement de l’enseignement supérieur.

 

One of the oldest sectors in the local economy, Egypt’s well-established pharmaceuticals industry dates back to 1939. Today 154 factories manufacture products to meet 93% of the demand of the nation’s large and growing population, according to Osama Rostom, commercial director and member of the board of the Egyptian International...

 

The government’s emphasis on economy-stimulating construction projects has increased the demand for skilled construction labour across the country. This, coupled with the persistently high youth unemployment rate – 42% as of 2014 according to the World Bank – has put the spotlight on technical and vocational education and training (TVET)...