Simon Allport, Senior Partner at EY in the North West, says: "Youth unemployment
rates have fallen from the peaks we saw during the recession, when 40% of the UK's 16-17 year olds were facing unemployment.
With global youth unemployment
expected to rise in 2016 for the first time in three years and the equally disturbing high levels of young people who work but still live in poverty, the United Nations labour agency Thursday called for greater efforts to achieve sustainable economic growth and decent work.
Almost 2.9 million of them were under the age of 25, leading to a youth unemployment
rate of 20.7 per cent.
has fallen by more than 15% in Tyne and Wear in the past year.
The rate of youth unemployment
in Tyne and Wear stands at 3.1%, still above the UK average of 2.3%.
RIYADH: Youth unemployment
is one of the key challenges facing Arab countries, the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) said in its latest report.
A PROJECT to help combat youth unemployment
across Redcar and Cleveland is calling for its partners in the borough to attend a convention.
Omar Kutayba Alghanim discusses youth unemployment
at the World Economic Forum in Jordan.
Speaking Tuesday in Tunis, at a conference on "clean energy and youth unemployment
in the Maghreb," organized by the African Development Bank (AfDB), Mrs.
Silatech and Visualising Impact have created an infographic - "The Long Run" - chronicling youth unemployment
in the Mena region.
The study - The Geography Of Youth Unemployment
: A Route Map For Change - took its data from the Office for National Statistics' Annual Population Survey.
Ensuring that young Cypriots have the skills employers are looking for is vital if the country is to reduce its youth unemployment
rate, EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth Androulla Vassiliou has said.