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Sustainable Development Target 04.4 by 2030, increase by x% the number of youth and adults who have relevant skills, including technical and vocational skills, for employment, decent jobs and entrepreneurship

How to achieve? Where is action needed?

For open data regarding this target see #SDG4 - Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote life-long learning opportunities for all.


Several articles of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda or the New Urban Agenda describe possible initiatives. If these articles are not listed here, then look them up via Search the Actor Atlas using one or more of these terms employment entrepreneurship jobs technical-skills vocational-skills.

This target was included in the final report by the Member State-led Open Working Group (OWG) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) (19 July 2014).
The full OWG Report is available via this link: http://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/focussdgs.html


If you have questions, needs, ideas, answers, comments about "achieving this target near you" we recommend you to use also your neighbourhood's #WWlgu which can be found via Your community leading sustainable development? #WWlgu for #LocalizingSDGs.

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