Through rigorous impact research, this capacity development and learning grant project aims to understand “what works” in the promotion of gender mainstreaming, with the ultimate goal of reaching gender equality in rural employment outcomes across the region.
Taqeem provides technical assistance and training to partners with the objective of creating a critical mass of evaluation expertise in the MENA region.
Taqeem supports and conducts research to build evidence for effective design and implementation of policies and programmes targeting young people and women in rural areas.
Taqeem disseminates findings and recommendations from impact research to policy makers and practitioners who are using the evidence to improve programming and policy decisions. The objective is to ensure gender and rural mainstreaming in youth employment strategies.
ECOSOC Youth Forum 2018
ECOSOC Youth Forum 2018: The role of youth in building sustainable and resilient urban and rural communities
The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum, to be held on 30-31 January 2018, will provide a platform for youth to engage in a dialogue with Member States, the ILO and UN agency partners
Impact brief: Infographic on Youth and Women's Employment in Jordan
Infographic: Promoting youth employment and empowerment of young women in Jordan: An assessment of active labour market policies
17 January 2018
The Youth Employment Inventory Jordan provides comparative information about the design, characteristics and achievements of 84 youth employment interventions implemented between 2012 and 2016.
27 November 2017
The Academy on Rural Employment takes place from 27 November to 8 December at ILO/ITC Campus in Turin
Global Employment Trends for Youth 2017
30 November 2017
Despite a significant fall in youth unemployment since the height of the economic crisis in 2009, persistent unemployment and a lack of quality job opportunities continue to hamper young people’s quest for decent work.
ILO Work in Progress Blog
30 October 2017
ILO Taqeem blogs about their participation at the World Skills Competition 2017 held in Abu Dhabi
Rural 21 Article: Tapping the potential of rural youth, Vol. 51 Nr. 3/2017
30 October 2017
An article by the ILO Youth Employment Programme appeared in Rural21, the International Journal for Rural Development