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Skills for Work and Life

Thematic Areas: Inclusion and Youth | Digital Transformation | Private Sector Engagement | SDGs and Greening TVET
Our Key Programmes & Projects: BILT: Bridging Innovation and Learning in TVET | Building TVET resilience | TVET Leadership Programme | WYSD: World Youth Skills Day
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SDGs and Greening TVET: Capacity Building

UNESCO-UNEVOC aims to facilitate TVET’s contribution to the transition to green and sustainable societies. To achieve this, UNEVOC supports the capacity building of TVET leaders, institutions, training providers and their stakeholders in raising their awareness and mainstreaming education for sustainable development and greening TVET approaches in day-to-day operations, teaching and learning processes, training arrangements and outcomes.

Past activities

15 June 2021
Skills for the circular economy
During the UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development, UNESCO-UNEVOC hosted sessions on Green and Circular Economies and ESD in TVET. These sessions explored ways to restructure business processes in favour of the circular economy, strategies to shift mindsets and nurture lifelong learning, and approaches to mainstream ESD and climate education in TVET.
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Knowledge resources

Education for Sustainable Development

Greening TVET

Enabling Green Skills: Pathways to Sustainable Development
A Source Book to Support Skills Planning for Green Economies

Climate change adaptation and mitigation

Green jobs, skills, education and training
Reflections from COP21: inspiring dialogues on the road to COP22


Green economy

Circular economies

Circular economy – explainer video (Systems Innovation)

Recorded session

Green and circular economies (part 1) starts at 2:30:36

Recorded session

Green and circular economies (part 2) starts at 2:16:52

Sustainable technologies

Climate change and gender / green entrepreneurship / skills anticipation

Inspiring stories

Greening construction jobs (Zambia)

Green apprenticeship in landscaping (Canada)

ESD and Greening TVET Practices

GAIA collaborative platform for professional training
Submitted by Cape Verde Competence Center, Cape Verde

Reform of TVET in Viet Nam
Submitted by College of Machinery and Irrigation, Viet Nam

Advancing Vocational Education & Training in India
Submitted by Pandit Sunderlal Sharma Central Institute of Vocational Education, India

Green Wheels
Submitted by CFME, Hungary

Greening TVET


Greening Curricula and Training

For information on any of the above activities, contact the Greening TVET team at unevoc.greeningtvet(at)unesco.org



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