International briefing 24: training and development in Bangladesh
Article first published online: 16 AUG 2011
© 2011 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
International Journal of Training and Development
Volume 15, Issue 4, pages 306–321, December 2011
How to Cite
Mahmood, M. and Akhter, S. (2011), International briefing 24: training and development in Bangladesh. International Journal of Training and Development, 15: 306–321. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-2419.2011.00382.x
- Issue published online: 21 NOV 2011
- Article first published online: 16 AUG 2011
Training and development activities in Bangladesh have yet to be systematic and able to fulfil the needs of the economy and industry. The national educational and training system failed to provide adequate knowledge and skills to the workforce. However, private sector organizations are undertaking different initiatives to cope with the industry skill requirements and are trying to develop their own employees. Recent government initiatives seem to be encouraging for future training and development activities in Bangladesh.