Skip to Main Navigation
VideoJuly 15, 2016

Investing in Skills for Youth

Over the next 15 years, 600 million jobs for young people will need to be created to simply keep employment rates constant. We need to equip young people with the right education and the skills needed for today’s labor market. This requires expanding access to quality education, building on technical expertise, and giving importance to social and emotional or non-cognitive skills, such as making responsible decisions, adaptive problem-solving, leadership, and teamwork. Find out how this can be done: #YouthSkillsDay