Resources on youth employment

  1. Labour demand and social dialogue: Two binding constraints for decent work for youth in the Arab Region

    18 December 2014

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 164

  2. Workshops conclude ILO project supporting performance management of National Employment Strategy and Employment, Technical Vocational Education and Training institutions in Jordan

    The ILO and its partners in Jordan hold a series of workshops to produce an action plan for better monitoring and evaluation of the National Employment Strategy and associated training programmes.

  3. Reaffirming and promoting rights during transition: development results 2012-2013

    30 June 2014

    By looking at a narrow set of indicators, such as the rate of privatization, trade openness, debt, inflation and foreign direct investment, most analysts had concluded that Arab countries were on the right track economically in the lead up to the Arab uprisings.

  4. ILO promotes South-South cooperation on youth employment in the Arab region

    14 February 2014

    The first ever-regional South-South Development Expo for the Arab States in Doha, Qatar (18-20 February) provides a platform to exchange successful experiences in the fight against youth unemployment in the Global South.

  5. Presentation: ILO - Territorial Youth Employment Pacts in Albania and Tunisia

    13 February 2014

    In Albania Territorial Employment Pacts pooled local resources to ease the transition of young workers from the informal to the formal economy. In Tunisia the development of Regional Action Plans for Youth Employment (PARE) in three targeted governorates following Albania’s experience of a Territorial Youth Employment Pact was a successful experience in the context of the post-revolutionary transition (2011).

  6. Flyer and programme: ILO Solution Exchange Forum, Doha, 19 February 2014: Promoting Youth Employment through South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Arab States

    13 February 2014

  7. ILO Solution Exchange Forum on Youth Employment

    Inspired by the success of recent global South-South Development Expos, and regional knowledge sharing events, the UNDP Regional Bureau for Arab States, through its Regional Centre in Cairo and in close cooperation with the UN Office for South-South Cooperation, is holding the first Arab States Regional South-South Development Expo. The ILO is contributing with a Solution Exchange Forum on Youth Employment.

  8. Agenda: ILO Solution Exchange Forum, Doha, 19 February 2014: Promoting Youth Employment through South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Arab States

    28 January 2014

  9. Concept Note: ILO Solution Exchange Forum, Doha, 19 February 2014: Promoting Youth Employment through South-South and Triangular Cooperation in Arab States

    28 January 2014

  10. High level Panel on “Arab Youth: Aspiring for Social Justice”

    This panel will review recent developments in the region through the perspective of young people who made these changes happen by tackling the challenges of exclusion, poverty and inequality. Five young activists from Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Tunisia and Yemen, who were influential in profiling key issues, participating in protests and mobilizing peers into action on the streets of several cities of North Africa and the Middle East, will shed light on the socio-economic factors that drove them to become “agents of history”.