#1. Green jobs are the future. Millions of new jobs will be created as companies and countries pledge to become carbon neutral – and the way to get there is through upskilling and reskilling
The green revolution is here. Companies and countries across the world are pledging to become carbon neutral, meaning millions of new and transformed jobs. Nearly every industry will be impacted as the world shifts towards a greener future. This will lead to a “greening” of the labour market, shifting skills in most existing jobs and millions of new jobs globally. For example, investment analysts will need to have an understanding of a business’s climate risk and make recommendations accordingly. The way to get there? Upskilling and reskilling the workforce to prepare them for the green revolution. Read Karin Kimbrough’s full article here. We also wrote about the skills needed for a green economy in our recent paper here.