Abu Dhabi Dialogue launches ‘Regional Skills Partnership’ to meet future of work challenges

Emirates News Agency | Oct 19, 2019 at 7:55 PM
  • Ministers from across the GCC and Asia agreed to launch a new regional skills partnership to equip countries to meet challenges posed by new technologies and automation.
  • The Future Skills Partnership will help to identify forward-looking information on labour market needs in GCC countries, anticipate future skills requirements, and help develop policy proposals for meeting demand.
  • Ministers attending the Abu Dhabi Dialogue also discussed other key programmes under development, including the implementation of a programme to improve the cultural and legal information provided to newly arrived workers in the UAE and Saudi Arabia, and IT integration between the UAE and India to streamline the recruitment of workers.