Employment

Africa’s Youth Employment Challenge Addressed by New UN Report

31 January 2014|News for Youth, News Stories|

UN invests in Myanmar’s IT engineers and young entrepreneurs

30 January 2014|News for Youth, News Stories|

Least Developed Countries report calls for prioritisation of job creation

25 November 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Entrepreneurship, job creation, can reduce poverty, boost sustained growth in Africa, says UN chief

25 November 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Youth employment statistics in new interactive map from ILOSTAT

20 November 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Decent Work for Youth Platform: Organisations Mapping

30 October 2013|Opportunities for Youth|

World Bank Infographic: Jobs for Youth

11 October 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

UN hosts Roundtable Dialogue on Investing in Young People

19 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Employment Programme Gives Hope to New Graduates in Jordan

Like many other young students of his age in Jordan, Yousef El Mughrabi, 23, was full of dreams and plans for his future. Living in Ma’an, a southern Jordanian governorate where one in four people live in poverty and one in five is unemployed, Yousef’s dream was a simple one: securing a respectable job that […]

3 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

In Nicaragua, Programme Helps Youth Create Businesses

As a child in Nicaragua, Leyli Siles studied, ran and played hide-and-seek just like any other little girl, even though she was deaf and born into a poor family. But by adolescence she began to feel that her hearing impairment was checking her aspirations.
As the years went by, Siles became despondent as the reality of […]

2 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|