Judge Government by how it helps the weakest

Nash, Ian
March 2011
Workplace Learning & Skills Bulletin;Spring2011, Issue 11, p3
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including workplace learning, adult basic skills training in workplace and migrant workforces for economic prosperity.


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