Resources on youth employment

  1. © ILO 2016

    Organizing of young informal workers: Does it pay off?

    18 April 2016

    There are several questions to be answered, as far as the nature, dynamics and ramifications of organized action among young informal workers. This paper attempts to answer these questions from a comparative perspective of Uganda and Nepal. Based on the analysis of the School-to-work transition surveys (SWTS), this paper identifies several underlying determinants of the likelihood of a young informal worker’s participation in associational activities.

  2. Labour market transitions of young women and men in Malawi - Results of the 2014 school-to-work transition survey

    15 April 2016

    This report presents the highlights of a second round of the School-to-work Transition Survey (SWTS) implemented by the National Statistics Office in 2014. Results are compared to those of the first round (2012) and the analysis is updated and expanded to supplement the portrait of the youth labour market situation in Malawi presented in the first survey report. The report also outlines the institutional framework and relevant employment policies in the country.

  3. Fiscal policy and the youth labour market

    04 April 2016

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 200

  4. What works in wage subsidies for young people: A review of issues, theory, policies and evidence

    04 April 2016

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 199

  5. Self-employment programmes for young people: A review of the context, policies and evidence

    04 April 2016

    EMPLOYMENT Working Paper No. 198

  6. Eliminating and Preventing Child Labour: Checkpoints for Companies

    16 March 2016

  7. The twin challenges of child labour and youth employment in the Arab States - Infographic

    15 March 2016

  8. The twin challenges of child labour and youth employment in the Arab States - Key messages

    15 March 2016

  9. The twin challenges of child labour and youth employment in the Arab States - Executive Summary

    15 March 2016

  10. The Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth - Brochure

    01 February 2016