Global Apprenticeships Network Board Meeting - International Apprenticeship Meeting

06.10.2016 09:00 Age: 2 yrs
Category: events, Youth Employment, Employment

6 October 2016
Title of the MeetingGlobal Apprenticeships Network (GAN) Board Meeting - International Apprenticeship Meeting
LocationWashington D.C.
IOE contactLinda Kromjong, Secretary-General
Additional informationThe Global Apprenticeships Network (GAN) was founded in 2013 in response to the global youth unemployment crisis and the need for business to develop skills for the future. It has grown to include 5 national networks and 154 Member Companies.
Aim of the meetingCEOs of GAN Member Companies and Heads of major, international organizations will come together with the US Secretary of Labor, Thomas Perez, high-level officials from the US Department of Labor (USDOL), Members of US Congress, delegates from the G20 and emerging markets, NGOs and Associations, to commit to action in finding both domestic and global solutions in bringing youth to jobs and skills to companies. In the "International Apprenticeship Meeting" following the Board Meeting, participants together with the USDOL will announce pledges and commitments on both domestic and international opportunities for youth and vulnerable groups at this landmark event.
IOE Role in the meetingTo be present as the Secretary and Board Member of the GAN and to participate together with the GAN companies at the "International Apprenticeship Meeting".