Delegation of the European Union to China

Tackling skills mismatches in Azerbaijan

18/07/2019 - 14:59
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Azerbaijan’s ambition is to become a competitive diversified knowledge-based economy for the 21st century. A major obstacle in achieving this is the high level of mismatch between the needs of employers and the skills people acquire through education and training. Employers regularly report that people entering the labour market lack technical and professional competences, as well as the soft skills they look for in their recruits.