Skills for green jobs : European synthesis report (2010)
Europe’s policy-makers need to ensure that their support for skills and training matches the ambition of their strategies for promoting investment in green innovation and infrastructure. This European synthesis report on skills for green jobs brings together findings covering Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Spain, France and the UK. It shows that integration of sustainable development and environmental issues into existing qualifications is much more effective than creating new training standards.
Skills for green jobs - European Synthesis Report (2010)
This European synthesis report was prepared under the responsibility of Cedefop. It explores skills development in response to the greening agenda at national, regional and local levels in six Member States: Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Spain, France and the UK. Many examples of good practice demonstrate that public policy, together with private initiatives, can foster expansion of green transformation and harness energy efficiency and renewable energy potential, all of which requires transformation of the skills base.