FUTURE OF WORK – 4 ways to reskill the global workforce – and this is where it’s already happening (Jeff Maggioncalda, Shireen Yacoub, WEF)

  • The Forum’s Future of Jobs report pointed to the double disruption of automation and pandemic, with 85 million jobs displaced by 2025. But among those set to remain, 50% will need reskilling by 2025.
  • To rise to the challenge, four critical areas – universal digital learning, micro-credentials, skills-based credentials and hands-on learning – will require coordinated attention from governments, the private sector, donors, and civil society.