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Maria do Carmo Gomes
Telephone 217903077
Research Fields
Adult education and training public policies; literacy and competences; social and technological networks; youth, social exclusion, and poverty.
Research Group
Education and Science
Maria do Carmo GOMES is currently a Chief Lead Researcher in ISCTE – University Institute of Lisbon and works as a consultant on education, training, skills development and employment topics, both at local and international levels.Expert in the topics of lifelong learning systems development, adult education and training, Vocational Education and Training (VET), namely on public policies, policy analysis and system performance monitoring, and digital transformation processes. She holds a PhD in Sociology, by ISCTE-Lisbon University Institute (ISCTE-IUL) on Adult Education and Training Policies, 2012, and a Master in Social Sciences by the Social Sciences Institute (ICS-UL) of the University of Lisbon (2002) and graduated in Sociology (ISCTE-IUL, 1997).She has been working as a Senior Expert on Human Capital Development at the European Training Foundation (ETF) until January 2023. She was Chief Technical Adviser at International Labour Organization (ILO) as an Employment and Skills Specialist, working as the Team Leader ... [more info]
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