Why The Green Economy Is Booming And How You Can Jump On Board

 

How does workforce development change in the green economy, and what skills should the workers have? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.

Answer by Melissa Lee, Founder, CEO at The GREEN Program, on Quora:

Preparing for the Green Economy: Upskilling by 2030

The awareness of environmental impact has led to a growing focus on green jobs and the green economy, which prioritizes sustainability. As the green economy expands, there is a rising demand for professionals with the expertise to manage environmental concerns. The International Labour Organization (ILO) estimates that the transition to the green economy will create about 100 million new jobs by 2030, with the potential to generate up to 60 million jobs through the implementation of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).  Read More 

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