Pakistan employment trends brief 2009 (series no.6)

Provides the first district level labour market information for the district of Faisalabad focusing on the age group of 15-29 years old and their school-to-work transition. Based on the analysis of this transition and the identification of the obstacles, more effective youth policies and programmes can be designed in Pakistan.

The LMIA project aims to provide up to date and timely labour market information and analysis that serves as an input in the formulation and monitoring of labour and employment policies. Through this first district level analysis, the policy makers, researchers, ILO constituents and other stakeholder will be in a better position to come up with tailored interventions needed for an important economic site like Faisalabad.