The future of work in the context of population ageing in Asia and the Pacific

The course covers three modules, namely: Module 1: ‘Levels, trends and key concepts’; Module 2: ‘Demographic and Labour Market Trends of Ageing Societies in the Context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution’; and Module 3: ‘Ensuring good health and enabling environments, and promoting inclusion and sustainability.

Abstract

This course covers a broad spectrum of issues concerning the future of work in the context of population ageing in Asia and the Pacific, including policy recommendations and good practices. It has three modules, with the first module divided into two parts. It covers topics outlined in the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing of relevance to promoting the well-being and productivity of older persons, including their capacity to contribute to socioeconomic development through enhanced skills and employment opportunities.



Keywords: Population Ageing; Asia and Pacific;