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What are green skills? Making sense of the green economy


23 August 2019 at 12:00 in Room 3

The sustainability issues faced by our societies require a new kind of growth that guarantees that future generations will enjoy the high standards of living that we expect today. With this deepening collective conscience comes a need to explore and develop “green skills” that not only focus on sustainable production and frugal living, but also help us overcome environmental challenges in a systemic way.

Moderator: Sébastien Turbot, CEO and Co-founder of EKO6, Canada


Enrico Rühle

Member of the Board, Festo Didactic SE

Olga Strietska-Ilina

Senior Skills & Employability Specialist, International Labour Organization

Denise Amyot

President and CEO, Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan), UNEVOC

Boris Arseev

Deputy Director of Global Business Development, Rosatom