StampNews.com is glad to inform that Brazil Post is to release a special stamp marking the WorldSkills Competition. The stamp will surprise the philatelists by its width. The issue has been already designed and is to be put into circulation on the 3d of February.
Held every two years, the WorldSkills Competition is the world's largest professional education event. Competitors from over 60 countries and regions in the Americas, Europe, Asia, South Pacific and Africa simulate challenges of professions that must be met within international standards of quality. They demonstrate individual and collective technical skills to perform specific tasks for each of the professional skills.
Throughout its 64 year history, the Competition brings together qualified young people from around the world who share their experiences of their professions. They represent the best students selected in local, national and regional skills competitions for professional education.