In Nigeria, the importance of green jobs for youth cannot be overstated. With a youthful demographic comprising a significant portion of the population, harnessing the potential of young professionals in environmentally conscious sectors is essential for sustainable development. Green jobs offer a promising path to address both youth unemployment and promote an environmentally conscious future. These jobs encompass various sectors, including renewable energy, sustainable agriculture, environmental management, and green technology. By equipping young Nigerians with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in green industries, the country can effectively combat unemployment, mitigate environmental challenges, and pave the way for a sustainable and prosperous future for its youth and the nation as a whole.
In honour of the United Nations International Youth Day, Mr. Kabir Ademoh played a pivotal role by participating in a panel discussion held in Abuja, Nigeria, on August 15th. The discussion revolved around the theme of “Green Jobs for the Future.” During this engaging session, Mr. Ademoh emphasised the paramount importance of young professionals acquiring the skills required to excel in the green economy. As the world embraces sustainability, young talents equipped with green skills are poised to lead the way towards a more environmentally conscious future.