To accompany the efforts of the governments of the region to build and strengthen their public employment services, SEALC team has consolidated a series of virtual spaces for its members to learn from the best experiences of countries in the region and the rest of the world. 

To consolidate the thematic agenda of the year 2022, we would like to invite you to complete this short survey that will allow us to know more about your interests in the areas of knowledge that you would like to learn about and reinforce as a public employment service

Below you can find the recordings and presentations of our latest sessions:


Paying for results

Contracting out employment services through outcome-based payment schemes, the OECD experience This webinar presents Results-Based Financing and how this scheme operates in Public Employment Services. It also illustrates the role of employment services in designing and implementing payment by results contracts, and shares best practices and lessons learned by countries in Europe and the region in the development of these schemes. Presentations: Marta Garcia, Kristine Langenbucher & Matija Vodopivec, Joel Pousette.

Green Jobs: What is the role that public employment services should play in the transition to a low carbon and sustainable economy?

This webinar presents the main advantages and challenges faced by Public Employment Services in countries' transition to a low-carbon and sustainable economy. Presentations: Nicola Duell, Ashley Wareing, Paulina Durango

How to implement artificial intelligence to improve labor intermediation within public employment services?

This webinar presents the main advantages and challenges faced by public employment services when implementing digital transformation processes to improve their job profiling and intermediation services. Presentations: Javier Paulini (Peru), Gloria Ortega, Janne Järvheden (Sweden)

Decentralized governance systems

Experiences and lessons learned from different employment services.This Webinar showcases the advantages and challenges that decentralized governance systems generally pose on Public Employment Services in OECD countries. In this opportunity, SEALC Network presented the experiences of Public Employment Services in Colombia. Presentations: Kristine Langenbucher, María Antonia Agudo, Angi Velásquez



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Public Employment Services: Promoting Gender Equality in the Labor Market

This webinar presents practices to promote gender equality in the labor market through public employment services (PES), through two concrete examples implemented by the European Network of Public Employment Services and the PES of Ukraine. Presentations: Presentation Valli Corbanese, Presentation Davern&Sansonetti, Presentation María Gómez.



Inclusion in Public Employment Services

This webinar presents the main challenges faced by people with disabilities to enter the labor market. In addition, it analyzes the role that PES must occupy to generate greater inclusion in the labor market, and shares two success stories in this area: the Productivity Pact of Colombia and the inclusion reform of the Estonian Unemployment Insurance Fund. Presentations: Presentation Dulce Baptista, Presentation Juan Pablo Salazar, Presentation PES Estonia, Presentation Productivity Pact.



Pôle Emploi: Workshops for Job Search Support

Which workshops does Pôle Emploi, the employment service of France, use to support the work search? How do they position their employment services in the private sector? Do they include specialized services for vulnerable groups such as women and migrants? In this SEALC Network webinar, Ashley Wareing from Pôle Emploi answers these and other questions. Presentation: Presentation Pole Emploi.


Myskills: A Platform to Recognize Professional Qualifications

This webinar presents the MySkills tool and its practical applicability to PES. Additionally, it shares the potential of this tool to support the process of certification, validation, and accreditation of vulnerable groups' skills, helping the labor market recognize them.




How to Manage Remote Working in Public Employment Services?

This webinar presents strategies to help PES operate remotely in the context of lockdown measures due to COVID-19. The conversation revolves around teleworking in Latin America and the Caribbean and the challenges and best practices used to improve the productivity of PES.



Employment Services and Economic Reopening: Learning from Germany's Experience

This webinar presents the role that public employment services (PES) can play in economic reopening and recovery. In particular, it analyzes how PES can contribute to delivering aid or subsidies, identification of beneficiaries, and diagnoses of affected sectors. As an example, a representative of the PES of Germany shares the measures they took to boost the economic recovery.