Topic: “How to ensure the sustainability of businesses and jobs and understand the new reality of employment – roles and responsibilities”
Participants: Private Sector, IGOs, Government Agencies, NGO, Youth Led organization Date: 27th October 2020. Virtual Location: Sub-Saharan Africa
Summary: In a recent McKinsey Global Survey, 87% of executives said they were experiencing skill gaps in the workforce or expected them within a few years. But less than half of respondents had a clear sense of how to address the problem. Workers across industries in Africa must figure out how they can adapt to rapidly changing conditions, and companies have to learn how to match those workers to new roles and activities. What are the key pillars of sustainability for business and jobs across Africa? how leaders can reskill and upskill the workforce to deliver new business models in the post-pandemic era? What opportunity are provided to youth?
When: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 13:00:00 GMT