The future ports workforce: Towards a competitive, ‘just’ and sustainable transition

Project: Knowledge Exchange (Services/Consultancy)

Project Details


This research used a skill ecosystem lens to explore some of the key challenges to and opportunities for building the future ports workforce.
Short titleFuture Ports
Effective start/end date14/12/2029/03/21

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure


  • 'just' transition
  • skills
  • jobs
  • technology
  • Work
  • sustainability
  • skill ecosystems
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion


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