Definition: This entry gives the percent of the total labor force ages 15-24 unemployed during a specified year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2019See also: Unemployment, youth ages 15-24 map
COVID-19: Where to From Here For Efforts to Support Youth Economic Inclusion?
Inter Press Service - 8/11/2020 6:17:00 PM
Youth at the Grand Médine town hall in Dakar, Senegal. Senegal has a large youth population, half of which is under the age of 18. By 2025, 376,000 youth are expected to enter the job market that offers only 30,
Skills for a Resilient Youth in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond
UN News Centre - 8/2/2020 11:23:00 AM
Prior to the current crisis, young people aged 15-24 were ... on Youth. Rising youth unemployment is one of the most significant problems facing economies and societies in today’s world, for ...
Covid-19 may push half the world’s youth into anxiety, depression: ILO
RFI - 8/14/2020 6:31:00 AM
The Covid-19 crisis is having a devastating effect on the education and training of young people according to a survey by the International Labour Organization. India is a case in point.
Int’l Youth Day: ActionAid calls on govt to create economic opportunity to tackle youth unemployment
Vanguard - 8/13/2020 2:50:00 AM
As Nigeria joins the world to commemorate International Youth Day 2020, a human rights ActionAid Nigeria, AAN, Wednesday, called on
International Youth Day, Ghana's perspective
Ghanaweb.com - 8/13/2020 3:10:00 PM
The United Nations definlition of the worlds’ youth is the age group between fifteen (15) and twenty-four (24) years old. Many of these young men and women live in developing countries with exceptionally outrageous numerical strength as compared
Youth Skill For Entrepreneurship & Employment
MSN - 7/30/2020 10:49:00 AM
Among young adults under the age of ... the economy. Youth unemployment is seen as one of the foremost significant problems facing economies and societies in today's world and countries like ...
Overseas work opportunities offer a fix for youth unemployment
Dhaka Tribune - 7/14/2018 6:38:00 PM
Youth unemployment is a difficult obstacle for Bangladesh to overcome, but if the country can imbue skills into young, working-age people in order to make them ready for the global job market, the problem can be solved through overseas employment, experts ...
India's youth should take pledge to fight against BJP govt over unemployment: Congress' Ponnam Prabhakar
Sify.com - 8/9/2020 2:22:00 AM
As the Indian Youth Congress (IYC) will start Rozgar Do campaign on its foundation day on Sunday, Working President Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) Ponnam Prabhakar has said all youth in the country should take a pledge to fight against the BJP government at the Centre as unemployment has increased in the country.
How solar energy coy, Wavetra, is fighting unemployment in Nigeria
Vanguard - 8/10/2020 3:45:00 PM
Technology and entrepreneurship is the solution to eradicating the unemployment gap in the country” Peter Ojike, the Director