Future Skills Council’s report prioritizes lifelong learning

November 30, 2020

The Future Skills Council has released a new report that sets priorities for education, training, and accreditation following pandemic-related challenges faced by Canadians. The priorities, which are aimed at building a sustainable workforce, include creating equal opportunity for lifelong learning, approaching skills development in innovative ways, and providing all Canadians with labour market and career planning information. Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, Carla Qualtrough stated that the report, “is a call to action for all Canadians to continue learning, acquire new skills and create opportunities for all across the country.” Canada | Canada (National)