Tag Archives: Unemployment

The global risks report 2021 (WEF)

The 16th edition of the World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report analyses the risks from societal fractures—manifested through persistent and emerging risks to human health, rising unemployment, widening digital divides, youth disillusionment and geopolitical fragmentation. Businesses risk a disorderly shakeout which can exclude large cohorts of workers and companies from the markets of the future. Environmental degradation—still an […]
Read More »

World employment and social outlook: Trends 2020 (ILO)

The World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2010  report provides an overview of global and regional trends in employment, unemployment, labour force participation and productivity. This report provides an overview of global and regional trends in employment, unemployment, labour force participation and productivity, as well as dimensions of job quality such as employment status, informal […]
Read More »

There’s a global youth unemployment crisis. Here’s what we can do about it (Weforum)

By: Christopher J. Nassetta  September 05, 2016 Source:  http://www.weforum.org

America’s labour market: Is it working yet? (Economist)

By S.K. Source: econ.st/1R8GNcs  July 02,2015

When Youth is Wasted on the Young: The Global Crisis of Youth Unemployment

GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: NEETs =  not in education employment or training “According to estimates from the International Labour Organization, around 74.5 million young people (i.e. persons between 15 and 24 years of age) were unemployed in 2013. With around 13.1 per cent, the unemployment rate among young people is almost three times that of […]
Read More »