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Improving the world with the power of skills

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.

Upcoming Events and Competitions

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WorldSkills São Paulo 2015

11-16 August 2015

WorldSkills São Paulo 2015
11-16 August 2015

45th National Skills Competition
16-18 September 2015

Worldskills Malaysia National Competition
17-21 October 2015

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Latest News

Welcome new Members of WorldSkills International

The WorldSkills International community is stronger, richer, and growing larger with the recent addition of three new Members to our global community - Israel, Costa Rica, and Palestine. Membership has been accepted already for all three, and each new Member will be formally ratified and welcomed at the General Assembly meeting at WorldSkills São Paulo 2015, on Monday, 10 August 2015. At the General Assembly these new Members will each provide an introduction, including information about their VET system. New Member presentations are always informing as well as prompting possibilities for collaborating and sharing best practices across the WorldSkills International network.

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