Skills are essential to the global economy and to the future prosperity of every country. WorldSkills recognises the power of skills and the need to promote and encourage vocational training and education to the highest level. The skill competitions at WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 are a celebration of excellence and a unique opportunity to share knowledge. There will be competitions in close to 50 skills in Abu Dhabi. Take a look at one of the skill competitions in detail or explore the different skill sectors.