World Youth Skills Day 

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World Youth Skills Day  in United Nations in 2021
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About World Youth Skills Day 

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Dates of World Youth Skills Day 
2022 United Nations Friday, July 15thWorld Youth Skills Day 
2021 United Nations Thursday, July 15thWorld Youth Skills Day 
2020 United Nations Wednesday, July 15thWorld Youth Skills Day 
2019 United Nations Monday, July 15thWorld Youth Skills Day 
Summary
While the youth population grew by 139 million between 1997 and 2017, the youth labour force shrank by 58.7 million.

Designated by the General assembly in 2014, the World Youth Skills Day is an opportunity for young people, technical and vocational education and training institutions and public and private sector stakeholders to acknowledge and celebrate the importance of equipping young people with skills for employment, decent work and entrepreneurship.

  • Did you know? Almost two out of five young workers in emerging and developing economies live on less than US$3.10 a day.
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