Empowering Women through TVET

Insights from Gender Experts

As part of UNESCO-UNEVOC’s activities for the International Women’s Day to promote gender equality in TVET aimed at empowering women with employable skills and lifelong learning, we requested key gender experts to share their insights on the key challenges associated with gender equality and the prospects that TVET holds to counter them.

Insights from UNESCO

Based on UNESCO's continuing work in advancing gender equality in access to educational opportunities, UNESCO-UNEVOC invited Ms. Justine Sass, a key UNESCO Gender Expert to share her insights.

Insights from the Industry

Given some of their recent engagements calling for a reskilling revolution, and the Global Gender Gap Report, UNESCO-UNEVOC invited an expert from the World Economic Forum to share their insights on:

1. How is the world of work responding to gender-based occupational segregation?

2. How can skilling women, especially in TVET, prepare them for the impact of disruptions in training and professional opportunities?

page date 2018-03-08

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