World Youth Skills Day is observed on 15th July every year.

As the world undergoes rapid technological, economic and societal transformations, young people will need the right skills to successfully navigate these challenges and achieve their full potential.

Equipping young people with quality education, training and skills is essential. This World Youth Skills Day reminds us that teachers stand at the forefront of this great global effort.”

Skilling teachers, trainers and youth for a transformative future is the theme of 2023.
The United Nations observed this day to mark the strategic importance of equipping young people with skills for employment, decent work and entrepreneurship.