The Role of Standardization in Promoting Employment Related to the Silver Economy

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The Role of Standardization in Promoting Employment Related to the Silver Economy

Publication Number

APEC#220-CT-04.5

Published Date

May 2020

Type of Publication

Proceedings

Publications Under

Committee on Trade and Investment(CTI), Sub-Committee on Standards and Conformance(SCSC)

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359

Pages

29

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Description

This report summarizes the highlights of the workshop, The Role of Standardization in Promoting Employment Related to the Silver Economy, held in Beijing, China in September 2019. The discussion centered around the importance and need for standards in employment-related areas of silver economies. It covers the role of new and emerging technologies, the increasing need to consider the labor force participation of older workers, and the importance of the use of standards for global consistency.