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Digital Badges


  • What is a digital badge?
  • A digital badge is an online representation of a skill or knowledge an individual has earned. Digital badges have the capacity to transform the way students share their academic and professional accomplishments.

    The demand for talent is rising, which means that for people to get to a higher level of talent, they need to can expand their knowledge, skills and abilities. From this demand has come a movement to find new ways for individuals to gain and share the knowledge, skills, competencies and achievements they need to stand out in the labor market. Alternative credentials represent a new path for individuals to be able to demonstrate their competencies and skills.

    IDB digital credentials serve to acknowledge, recognize and showcase the achievement of the key competencies in various area of social and economic development.

    See more information in our blog:

    How Open Badges can help showcase recognized professional competencies?

    Building learning pathways with digital badges

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