Improving and Enriching the Human Capital of Qatar through Identification and Development of 21st Century Skills for Sustainability and Employability – A Conceptual Framework for the study 


List of recent publications  - QNRF Project NPRP-10-1212-160022


  1.  Z. Said, M. Pavlova, L. Wheeler. (2020). 1st Century Skills’ Challenges to Postsecondary TVET
    Institutions in Qatar. 14th International Technology,   Education and Development Conference (on Line). Dates 2-4 March, Valencia – Spain; pp. 5687-5696.ISBN 978-84-09-17939-8, ISSN 2340-1079. doi: 10.21125/inted.2020.1534

  1.  Z. Said (2021) Addressing Mismatch between TVET Programs and the Skill Needs In Hydrocarbon & Energy Sector – A Case Study from Qatar.15th International Technology,   Education and Development Conference (on Line) Dates: 8-9 March. Valencia - Spain
    INTED2021 Proceedings Book 4201-4209, ISBN: 978-84-09-27666-0 ISSN: 2340-1079.
    doi: 10.21125/inted.2021.0856

  1. Z. Said and Aws AlHares 2021. Addressing Mismatch between TVET Programs and the Skill Needs in the Finance and Banking Sector – A Case Study from Qatar. International Journal of Research in Education and Science (IJRES) – In Press. The paper was presented on line at the International Conference on Humanities, Social and Education Sciences (IHSES – New York on Line) Selected for publication in IJRES after peer reviews. Link for video of presentation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWqGlGSrUXU&list=PLlomdDkZcyYYS-xnNEWcmO3ppm5MG38a0&index=2

  1. Strengthening Human Capital through 21st Century Skills for Sustainability and Employability: Lessons from Qatar. (Book In Preparation – contract signed with Springers Publishers). John. Fien, Michael Phillips and Ziad. Said, Editors.  Technical and Vocational Education and Training Series. Series Editor:  Prof. Rupert Maclean.