International Federation of Training and Development Organisations

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Global talent crisis at heart of inequality debate

Tue, Sep 26th, 2017

Efforts to fully realize people’s economic potential – in countries at all stages of economic development – are falling short due to ineffective deployment of skills throughout the workforce, development of future skills and adequate promotion of ongoing learning for those already in employment. These failures to translate investment in education during the formative years into opportunities for higher-quality work during the working lifetime contributes to income inequality by blocking the two pathways to social inclusion, education and work, according to the recently published World Economic Forum’s Human Capital Report 2017,