This Forum provides an opportunity to share good practices, knowledge and experiences and be inspired to create sustainable and decent work opportunities in sectors with high potential for green jobs creation, such as building and construction, waste management, and agriculture. The event brings together experts and practitioners involved at local, sectoral, national and global level in interventions aimed at harnessing the transformative potential of the green economy. In a future-of-work scenario that requires the creation of more and better jobs in the transition towards low-carbon economies, "investing more in the green economy can advance an inclusive future of work, because environmental degradation disproportionately affects vulnerable populations and low-income countries. Major investment and innovation opportunities await in renewable energy and environmentally sustainable construction and retrofitting, with significant job creation and reskilling impacts" (ILO, 2019).
This forum targets professionals involved in designing and implementing local, sectoral, national and global strategies for the transition to greener economies: policy-makers; ILO tripartite constituents; practitioners and staff from development agencies; members of academia and civil society.
Not the usual e-learning course. The online forum offers a four-block approach to learn, share opinions and engage with peers. Gather online. Virtual panels will enable participants to network learn and benefit from the shared knowledge and experience of the group through moderated dialogue. Learning activities will provide new perspectives and tools to “green with jobs” towards a renewable future.
Participants develop solutions to complex problems, creating more sustainable societies.
The Turin Centre is known for its innovative learning experiences and unconventional methodologies.