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Youth unemployment in Spain has reached 57%. How can we rescue the "lost generation"? Entrepreneur Maria Fanjul shares her ideas on job creation. Read her blog post here http://wef.ch/t1NQa and follow the Davos session on the Millennial Challenge at http://wef.ch/e36QQ Photo: Reuters/Susana Vera

How do we tackle the jobs crisis? http://wef.ch/j3AE5

Is higher education still a smart investment? http://wef.ch/d38th

Andris Piebalgs on a truly global crisis - youth unemployment

<b>As a member of the</b> <b>UN high-level panel</b> <b>you have been involved in advising the post-2015 development framework. How have attitudes towards youth unemployment changed since the MDGs were created?</b><p>When the MDGs were created, youth unemployment wasn't seen as an issue at all. It has only very recently …

Youth unemployment is a global crisis

It wasn't the effigies of Angela Merkel going up in flames across Europe that finally got to the Germans. No, the cruellest cut was the country's dismal 21st-place finish in last month's Eurovision song contest. Germany's entry, Cascada, got zero points from 34 of the 39 countries that …

Let Youth Be a Part of Their Solution -- Entrepreneurship for Youth Unemployment

It has been referred to as a global crisis. The International Labor Organization is calling it "A Generation at Risk," and there has been talk about a second "Lost Generation." (An expression made popular by Ernest Hemingway about the first young people growing up following the World War I).<p>In 2012 …

Perspectives from The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)

Economics

The Only Age Group With Higher Unemployment Than a Year Ago Is ... 20somethings

There's a small silver lining in here. We promise.<p>Each generation of Americans has suffered in its own way during these post-recession years, but only one age group has managed to go the past year without reducing its unemployment rate. It's 20-to-24-year olds. Life imitates <i>Girls</i>.<p>Young …

Coca Cola CEO warns youth unemployment is a great risk for social peace

Monday, January 27th 2014 - 19:26 UTC<p>Full article 16 comments<p>Kent was addressing the World Economic Forum in Davos<p>“Seventy-five million [young] …

Steven McAnulty on Twitter: "@MarianaCJaneiro Youth unemployment rate doubles global unemployment rate. Scary reality! #globalecon"

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Global Youth Unemployment: a ticking timebomb

Rising youth unemployment is one of the deepest economic and social problems facing economies the world over, increasingly considered an 'international timebomb' for both developed and developing nations alike. Youth unemployment isn't an issue that can be solved by governments alone. How do we …

Global youth-to-adult jobless ratio hits peak | Financial Times

The global youth-to-adult unemployment ratio has reached a historical peak as the modest economic recovery fails to improve labour markets.<p>The …

Global Economy To Improve In 2014 and 2015: United Nations Report

Global economic growth will speed up modestly in 2014 and 2015 compared to last year’s levels, if U.S. monetary policy doesn’t derail emerging …

Guaranteed to fail

WHEN Angela Merkel declares something to be a priority in the euro zone, the region’s policy machinery steps up a gear. Over the past couple of …

Generation jobless

“YOUNG people ought not to be idle. It is very bad for them,” said Margaret Thatcher in 1984. She was right: there are few worse things that society …

Weak economic recovery does not extend to jobs

GENEVA – The weak global economic recovery has failed to lead to an improvement in global labour markets, with global unemployment in 2013 reaching …

Ontario Youth Unemployment Rivals Parts Of U.S. Rust Belt, Eurozone: Report

Ontario youth looking for a job may have better luck in parts of the U.S. Rust Belt or the Eurozone, according to a new report from the Canadian …

Eurozone youth unemployment reaches record high of 24.4%

The crisis facing the younger generation across the Eurozone worsened last month as youth unemployment hit a new record high of 24.4% with under-25s in Spain, Italy and Portugal finding it harder to get jobs.<p>The grim news on on employment came as the Netherlands was stripped of its prized AAA …

ILO warns young hit hardest as global unemployment continues to rise

The world could face years of jobless economic recovery, with young people set to be hit hardest as global unemployment continues to rise this year, a report from the International Labour Organisation warns.<p>As the World Economic Forum kicks off in the Swiss town of Davos on Wednesday with a focus …