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Skilling for the green transition

How can upskilling and reskilling contribute to achieving the green transition? What are green jobs and green skills, and which ones are the biggest priority moving forward?


Publication date
1 January 2023
European Training Foundation


The paper begins by providing an overview of what the green transition is, as well as what green jobs and green skills are. After covering the state of play in upskilling and reskilling efforts towards achieving the green transition both within the EU and beyond, the brief covers the main policy issues that prevent further progress from taking place. The paper concludes with how education and training can drive progress towards the green transition, as well as provide better opportunities for citizens’ lifelong learning.

Skilling for the green transition


10 FEBRUARY 2023
Skilling for the green transition