• Skills for Business



    Jobs for Youth

  • 4 million vacancies remained unfilled in Europe in 2012

    4 million vacancies remained unfilled in Europe in 2012

  • 73 million young people around the world are unemployed

    73 million young people around the world are unemployed

  • 600 million productive jobs will be needed until 2020

    600 million productive jobs will be needed until 2020


10.09.2014

GAN is highlighted at G20 meeting in Australia

Daniel Funes de Rioja, President of the International Organisation of Employers (IOE), and Phil O’Reilly, Chair of BIAC, addressed the G20 Labour and...

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08.08.2014

IOE Vice President for Africa underlines the importance of the GAN

Mr. Mthunzi Mdwaba, IOE Vice President for Africa, B20 representative for South Africa, and GAN member from Business Unity South Africa, made a convincing...

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24.07.2014

The Global Apprenticeship Network (GAN) becomes an Independent not-for-profit Swiss Association

The organisation appoints José María Álvarez-Pallete, Chief Operating Officer of Telefónica, as Chairman. GAN’s ultimate goal is to create job opportunities...

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GAN Ambassador Sergio Ermotti,

CEO at UBS


The Importance of Being an Apprentice 

By Sergio Ermotti, CEO at UBS,  Linkedin Influencer

"One of the great inventors and a founding father of the United States. The only chef to hold three Michelin stars in three different cities. And me. What do we three have in common? A commitment to excellence? I would hope so. That, and we all began our careers as apprentices."