Find here key and commonly used skills-related terms and concepts with their definitions.
Forecasts (skills forecasts)
Quantitative, model-based projections of employment, skills and qualifications demand and supply in the future (see Demand, Supply)
Foreign language skills (multilingualism)
Ability to read, write and communicate in a language different from the native language
Foresights (skills foresight studies)
Foresights are a method of qualitative analysis, also using scenario development exercises based on expert opinion (including setting up ‘observatories’, focus groups, round tables and other Delphi-style methods, to reach a consensus view) to analyse skills trends in the economy, particular sectors and/or occupations in the current situation and future
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