Resources on youth employment

  1. ILO to increase evidence on what works for youth employment in the Middle East and North Africa

    17 March 2016

  2. Crisis has aggravated long-term erosion of European middle class

    29 February 2016

    The financial crisis and changing employment relationships have caused the middle class in most EU countries to contract over the past decade.

  3. The Employers' Federation of Ceylon launches its employers' national network of youth initiatives (ENNYI)

    24 February 2016

    The main objective of the ENNYI is to provide a window for undergraduates into the real world of work through internships offered by the EFC’s member companies. These include leading corporates in the country as well as multi-national companies.

  4. National Center of the Public Employment Services opened

    15 December 2015

    The National Center of the Public Employment Services (NPES) was ceremonially declared open by the Honorable Minister of Labour and Trade Union Relations, W.D.J Seneviratne, and the State Minister of Labour and Trade Unions Relations Mr. Ravindra Samaraweera

  5. Addressing the youth employment crisis needs urgent global action

    13 October 2015

    In the coming decades, global growth will depend on today’s young people. Combatting the persistent youth employment crisis requires a global effort and proactive action.

  6. ILO to publish Global Employment Trends for Youth 2015

    02 October 2015

  7. Pharrell Williams calls for action on climate change and green, decent jobs

    11 June 2015

    International music sensation Pharrell Williams calls on the world of work to tackle climate change to ensure young people and the planet have a sustainable future.

  8. Launch of pioneering new report "Migration and youth: Challenges and opportunities"

    16 December 2014

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    ILO to promote decent work in Small Island Developing States at SIDS Conference in Samoa

    25 August 2014

  10. ILO Director-General calls for more public funding to create jobs in the global economy

    28 July 2014

    Guy Ryder says 4 million jobs could be generated in advanced economies and EU alone with more public cash injections.