Solving Youth Unemployment
Mona Mourshed Keynotes - The Mona Mourshed talk on solving global unemployment explains the different viewpoints held by...
Mona Mourshed's Global Unemployment Talk Discusses Varying Perspectives
While job needs are evolving extremely rapidly, there is some hope. There are programs in place at a sector level where companies unite to agree on a set of desired skills, while working with educational institutions to arrive at a compromise. The problem is these programs are rare and only help a small percentage of the young people affected. Educators and employers need to communicate with empathy and assess student proficiency based on demonstration. Young people need to do their research and avoid taking the path of least resistance.