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WorldSkills is showcasing the value of skills and raising the recognition of skilled professionals worldwide.

Skills are the foundation of modern life. Everything, from the houses we live in to the societies we create, is the result of skills. They are the driving force behind successful careers and companies, thriving industries, and economies. Skills keep the world working.

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WorldSkills Shanghai 2021 or WorldSkills Basel 2021?

WorldSkills never stands still – and even before the start of the 2017 event in Abu Dhabi, work has begun on the bids to host the global skills showcase in four years time.

The race to host WorldSkills 2021 is currently a two-way contest, with China and Switzerland having both expressed their interest. Both countries are active and dedicated Members of WorldSkills and they have made compelling reasons why Members of WorldSkills should support their candidate bids. 

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