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  • [New] The American Jobs Plan and American Families Plan will be essential for the ongoing recovery by providing more support for physical and caregiving infrastructure, pre-school, post-secondary education, and other programs that will strengthen the foundations of the American middle class. / U.S. Department of Labor Blog
  • [New] Business tax increases are meant to fund physical infrastructure investments as part of the American Jobs Plan, while individual tax increases cover new spending on paid leave, child care, health care, and education under the American Families Plan. / Grant Thornton
  • There are several employment objectives: 78% of the working age population by 2030 to have job, to halve the gender employment gap, and to reduce the number of young people neither in employment nor in education. / Balkan Insight
  • Most young job seekers in MENA enter the labour market with little experience and lack adequate knowledge around how to navigate the job search process and what to expect in terms of responsibilities and compensation. / Brookings
  • The American Jobs Plan includes many of the investments in traditional infrastructure and green investments, while the American Family Plan (AFP) has excellent provisions to make both early child care and education as well as higher education more affordable for families. / Economic Policy Institute
  • Many unemployed degree holders had to flee Syria to countries of asylum in search of job opportunities to help their families, which led to the decline of skilled and educated workers in Syria's workforce. / TIMEP
  • Community colleges provide opportunities for millions of Americans from all walks of life and while the American Jobs Plan is paving the way for even more Americans to benefit, the DOE's internship program is just one of many ways it supports STEM workforce development and education. /
  • The Biden administration's American Jobs plan proposes to stimulate the U.S. economy by creating jobs; capitalizing infrastructure, housing and services; and investing in education and training of millions of Americans in dozens of industries. / Triple Pundit
  • The House Education and Labor Committee declared that US Congress has spent only $345m in workforce development, to tackle the disruption in job market created by coronavirus pandemic compared to $6bn invested during the Great Recession. / Verdict
  • Canadians are losing out on jobs and $15 billion to $25 billion per year in lost revenue that could be used for social programs such as health care, education and roads, as well as for research and development and innovation. / Canada
  • Education for restoration will turn today's children into ecosystem ambassadors, provide skills for sustainable jobs and ensure that the UN Decade's achievements far outlive its timeframe. / UN Decade on Restoration
  • Morocco - The EU will support the higher education reform with the aim to modernise higher education and improve its relevance for the job market. / eeas Europa
  • A significant investment in child care will increase the number of women with young children working full-time / full-year by about 17%, and by about 31% for women without any college degree. / The Century Foundation
  • From education disruption and job losses, to a decline in mental health and rising gender-based violence, the Global Youth Mobilization will support young people to overcome the challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic. / who
  • Some sectors, such as the green energy sector, will grow, with research predicting 1.18 million new green jobs by 2050 which will spur demand for adults to upskill and retrain. / House of Commons
  • The UN emphasized that the Gaza Strip requires immense efforts in the housing and education sectors and to create job opportunities. / International Middle East Media Center
  • In Africa, national digital skills and jobs coalitions could develop common digital skills curricula and support governments with expertise and projects to bring schools and education institutions to the digital age. / Europa
  • Businesses able to operate freely will produce jobs, while a citizenry equipped with in-demand skills and a competitive educational system will propel South Africa to global competiveness. / Free Market Foundation
  • The United Nations says sub-Saharan Africa is projected to be the source of more than half of the world's population growth between now and 2050, straining countries' abilities to provide good education, jobs and health care. / ABC News
  • Closing racial gaps in wages, housing credit, lending opportunities, and access to higher education would amount to an additional $5 trillion in gross domestic product in the American economy over the next 5 years, and create millions of new jobs. / wp-content
  • Many youths who do not have formal education come into Lagos State in search of income opportunities and ultimately take up informal jobs. / Techpoint Africa
  • 5G will bring 4.5 million new jobs and generate an estimated $1.5 trillion in economic growth in industries like healthcare, transportation, education, energy, and more. / Townhall

Last updated: 20 June 2021