public policy research, skill formation, workplace change, consulting, information, communications technology (ICT), youth employment, developing countries
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Young people and work in Australia

Curtain Consulting, Melbourne

Key Capacities
Principal consultants
Citizen engagement
Public policy & APPRN
Young people & work
- Australia
Young people & work
- Developing countries
ICT for development
Skill formation
in Australia
Workplace change
in Australia
Dili Institute of Technology
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Recent projects, reports and publications


Survey of IT employers in relation to attitudes and practice concerning structured work placements for secondary schools, as part of a project for the National Information Technology & Telecommunications Industry Training Advisory Body


What's happening to young people in Gippsland East?: an environmental scan of key performance measures relating to young people and their use of local education, training and employment options. Commissioned by the Gippsland East Local Learning & Employment Network, Victoria.


The role of area-based partnerships in achieving outcomes in policy: coordination: Local Learning and Employment Networks in Victoria', Canberra Bulletin of Public Administration No 105, December, pp 50-55.'


Survey of 220 coordinators of school industry partnerships in association with Suzanne Moore Consultancy for the Enterprise and Career Education Foundation

1999-2001, 2003

Young People's Transition from Education to Work: Performance Indicators Dusseldorp Skills Forum web site,


Entitlement to post compulsory education in Europe and the United States and an outline of policy implications for Australia.  NCVER and the Australian National Training Authority


Identification of appropriate performance outcome measures for the Big Brother Big Sister (mentoring) Program.


Consultant to the Review of Post Compulsory Education and Training Pathways in Victoria.


Victorian school leavers: pathways and outcomes', Fine Print: a Journal of Adult English and Language Literacy Education, Vol 32, No 3, pp 15-18.

Last update21-Jul-2003   Curtain Consulting 2003