A global standard for lifelong learning and worker engagement to support advanced manufacturing


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World Economic Forum


The full benefits of the Fourth Industrial Revolution can be realized and broadly shared only if the workforce is provided with adequate opportunities for continuous training and is fully engaged in the processes of designing and implementing advanced manufacturing technologies and changing work systems. This will require new forms of collaboration from business, labour, education and government stakeholders. In this paper, the World Economic Forum establishes six guiding principles to support the creation of international standards for lifelong learning and worker engagement in advanced...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Lifelong learning; Workforce development; Technology; Skills and knowledge; Participation; Industry

Keywords: Continuing education; Education work relationship; Technological change; Education and training reform; Skill standardisation

Published: Geneva, Switzerland: World Economic Forum, 2019

Physical description: 23 p.

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Resource type: Report

Document number: TD/TNC 141.707

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