Promoting green jobs policies: Employment potential and skill needs in a greener economy
Objectives: This course tackles challenges and opportunities in the promotion of green jobs, by providing participants with the needed knowledge and tools to assess potentialities, devise appropriate policies, discuss investments and technology options, implement strategies, monitor and evaluate progress towards a greener economy. Special attention will be given to the assessment of employment potential and the analysis of skill needs, through sectoral, cross-sector and country analysis in view of informing national policy initiatives.
Target audience: representatives from Ministries of Labour/Employment and social partners, as well as government officials from other Ministries (e.g. Environment, Planning, Finance, etc.), national and international development agencies, civil society organisations and academia.
Deadline for application: 30 April 2015