RVA case studies (by region)

Africa

Mauritius

  1. Mauritius RVA case study in education: Recognition processes in technical and vocational education and training (TVET)
  2. Mauritius RVA case study in training and the world of work: The Mauritius prisons service
  3. Mauritius RVA case study in education: International recognition of qualifications

Namibia

  1. Namibia RVA case study in education: The Namibian College of Open Learning (NAMCOL)

South Africa

  1. South Africa RVA case study in training and the world of work: Public services sector
  2. South Africa RVA case study in training and the world of work: Police service
  3. South Africa RVA case study in training and the world of work: Private broadcaster
  4. South Africa RVA case study in training and the world of work: Artisan sector
  5. South Africa RVA case study in training and the world of work: Sports coaches
  6. South Africa RVA case study in training and the world of work: Fruit-growing industry
  7. South Africa RVA case study in training and the world of work: South African Qualifications Authority’s (SAQA) own staff
  8. South Africa RVA case study in civil society: Community development practitioners

Arab States

Jordan

  1. Jordan RVA case study in education: Recognizing the outcomes of non-formal education for early school leavers

Asia and the Pacific

Afghanistan

  1. Afghanistan RVA case study in training and the world of work: Recognition and validation for decent work

China

  1. Hong Kong SAR China case study in training and the world of work: RVA of workers in Hong Kong’s watch and clock industry

India

  1. India RVA case study in education: National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS)
  2. India RVA case study in education: Recognition of prior learning in community colleges
  3. India RVA case study in training and the world of work: Modular Employable Skills (MES)
  4. India RVA case study in training and the world of work: LabourNet, a Bangalore-based social enterprise
  5. India RVA case study in training and the world of work: RPL for the informal sector in India
  6. India RVA case study in education: RPL in the context of Texila Educational Management and Services in India

Philippines

  1. Philippines RVA case study in training and world of work: Recognizing life and workplace skills through the Expanded Tertiary Education Equivalency and Accreditation Programme (ETEEAP)
  2. Philippines RVA case study in civil society: Alternative learning Systems (ALS) as a community-based grassroots form of access to basic education

Pakistan

  1. Pakistan RVA case study in training and the world of work: The RVA pathway to skills certification

Republic of Korea

  1. Republic of Korea RVA case study in education: Academic Credit Bank System (ACBS)
  2. Republic of Korea RVA case study in civil society: Lifelong Learning Account System

New Zealand

  1. New Zealand RVA case study in training and the world of work: Assessment and recognition of workplace learning
  2. New Zealand RVA case study in training and the world of work: Assessment and recognition in the context of New Zealand post

Europe and North America

Austria

  1. Austria RVA case study in education: Professionalizing adult education

Bosnia and Herzegovina

  1. Bosnia and Herzegovina RVA case study in education: Recognition and certification of vocational secondary education for adults

Canada

  1. Canada RVA case study in training and the world of work: Recognition of prior learning (RPL) and labour mobility, Department of Labour and  Advanced Education, Government of Nova Scotia

Denmark

  1. Denmark RVA case study in training and the world of work: Validation of information and technology workers
  2. Denmark RVA case study in education: Qualifications of validation practitioners in Danish adult education institutions

Finland

  1. Finland RVA case study in training and the world of work: Validation in employment and business services

France

  1. France RVA case study in training and the world of work: Validation of acquired experience in companies

Germany

  1. Germany RVA case study in education: The ProfilPASS system
  2. Germany RVA case study in education: The ANKOM initiative

Greece

  1. Greece RVA case study in education. Certification of adult trainers in non-formal learning
  2. Greece RVA case study in training and world of work: Validating competences of counsellors in local employment agencies
  3. Greece RVA case study in training and world of work: Recognition and certification of prior learning and skills of public-sector employees
  4. Greece RVA case study in education: Certification of Greek language competences for non-native speakers

Netherlands

  1. Netherlands RVA case study in training and the world of work: Validation of prior learning as a career guidance tool

Norway

  1. Norway RVA case study in education: Validation of prior learning in upper secondary and higher education

Portugal

  1. Portugal RVA case study in education: Practitioners for the validation of non-formal and informal learning

Romania

  1. Romania RVA case study in civil society: Making RVA more accessible for Roma women

Switzerland

  1. Switzerland RVA case study in Civil Society: Integrating migrant women into Swiss society

Turkey

  1. Turkey RVA case study in training and the world of work: RVA pathways to lifelong learning

Latin America and Caribbean

Mexico

  1. Mexico RVA case study in training and a world of work: Recognition of labour competences
  2. Mexico RVA case study in education: Recognition of non-formal and informal learning at the basic level
  3. Mexico RVA case study in education: Recognition of non-formal and informal learning at the baccalaureate and higher education levels