Education, Skills and Learning

World Youth Skills Day: 15 key facts about training and education in 2022

The theme of this year's World Youth Skills Day is ‘Transforming Youth Skills for the Future’. Image: Unsplash/S. H. Gue

Kate Whiting

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A diagram showing potential GDP gain from investment in collaborative problem-solving skills
How problem-solving skills education could contribute to the global economy. Image: WEF
A chart showing the concerns youth organisations have about ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 crisis
Education and Employment were in the top 3 main concerns for young people in 2021. Image: OECD
A chart showing the global cumulative public-private investment related to UNSDG 4, 2011-2020
How investment in education has plateaued in recent years. Image: WEF

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