IYF Blog - Posts in labor market assessment


The Dilemma Half of South Africa’s Youth Are Facing

Half of South Africa’s young people don’t have a job and aren’t in school. How do we empower them to take part in the nation’s economic growth? Read more in a new study by IYF and Irish Aid.

How 11,000 Egyptian Youth Received the Opportunity to Succeed

By strengthening the ability of NGOs to deliver effective services, an IYF initiative in Egypt achieves results that will continue well into the future.

[email protected] on Target to Employ 10,000 Egyptian Youth by 2014

Last week, Egypt@Work hosted “Promoting Youth Employment in Egypt,” a conference that brought together over 90 individuals from national stakeholders, civil society organizations, youth leaders, and key representatives from the private sector, to discuss challenges, opportunities,...

IYF Publishes How-To Guide on Labor Market Assessments

Too often, there is a mismatch between the workforce needs of local companies and the skills held by available workers. This job training gap is often a significant factor in the growing youth unemployment crisis worldwide. What’s the solution? How do you tailor a job training program to make...