Conference on Green Industrial Skills for Sustainable Development

1 Jul 2013 - 6 Jul 2013
Leipzig, Germany

This conference aims to increase awareness on the importance of green industrial skills development amongst countries worldwide, to promote green industrial skills for a better future of deprived young people, and to enhance their chance of employment and income. The plenary discussion and following roundtables at the conference shall provide input for potential policy change and national programmes in the area of education and green skills development, and shall give an opportunity to directly exchange knowledge and expertise of high-level decision-makers. The event includes the series of seminars “Discover Skills Unlimited".

UN Organisation(s): 
WorldSkills Germany, German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), WorldSkills Foundation