Youth Skills

Survey of Youth Reveals Opportunities and Barriers to Employment and Skills
28 May 2019

Survey of Youth Reveals Opportunities and Barriers to Employment and Skills

Prior to releasing its seminal report, Preparing tomorrow’s workforce for the Fourth Industrial Revolution; For business: a framework for action, th...

World Tech Named As Winner of Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 4
22 May 2019

World Tech Named As Winner of Lead2030 Challenge for SDG 4

Just today, World Tech Makers - a Colombia-based start up that focuses on skills’ training - was announced the winner of the Lead2030 Challenge for ...

GBC-Education Speaks with Pavel Sarwar On International Day of Women and Girls in Science
11 Feb 2019

GBC-Education Speaks with Pavel Sarwar On International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Today is International Day of Women and Girls in Science – marking the importance of closing the gender gap in science, technology, engineering, and...

We Can Be Better Tomorrow Than We Are Today: Q&A with Juan David Aristizabal
04 Feb 2019

We Can Be Better Tomorrow Than We Are Today: Q&A with Juan David Aristizabal

GBC-Education had the opportunity to speak with Juan David Aristizabal – Founder and President of Los Zúper, a non-profit organization based in Col...

Celebrating International Day of Education Focused on Inclusion and the Future of Work
24 Jan 2019

Celebrating International Day of Education Focused on Inclusion and the Future of Work

Today, January 24, 2019, marks the first International Day of Education. The United Nations established this global day to acknowledge the essential...

Equipping the Workforce of the Future
20 Nov 2018

Equipping the Workforce of the Future

The rapid march of emerging technologies has ushered in the Fourth Industrial Revolution and along with it concern from many in business, government a...

One Young World: Bringing business and youth together to create change
31 Oct 2018

One Young World: Bringing business and youth together to create change

Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to attend the One Young World Summit (OYW) in The Hague. There I joined 1,800 youth leaders from over 190 di...

Preparing Youth for the Workforce of tomorrow
24 Sep 2018

Preparing Youth for the Workforce of tomorrow

This year, Intel Corporation celebrates its 50th anniversary, and over that time period computing technology has changed billions of lives. As techno...

Business Must Play Leading Role In Preparing Tomorrow’s Workforce, According To New Report
18 Sep 2018

Business Must Play Leading Role In Preparing Tomorrow’s Workforce, According To New Report

Two billion youth at risk of being left behind in workforce of tomorrow without business leadership and new solutions, according to new report The Fou...

Inspiring The Business Community To Prepare Today’s Young People For Workforce Of Tomorrow
13 Jul 2018

Inspiring The Business Community To Prepare Today’s Young People For Workforce Of Tomorrow

We’ve seen the statistics before: 825 million youth by 2030 lacking the basic skills needed for employment; more than 114 million youth across the...