Call to Action (p92, The Report, PDF 108 pages)
The challenge is big, significant, and urgent – action is required now: Without all stakeholders – youth, employers, government, education providers, multilaterals, and civil society – coming together right now and embarking on ambitious plans to jointly address the e4e challenge the Arab World’s youth are facing, the potential short-, mid-, and long-term consequences are dire...
e4e is education that leads to improved employment prospects. Read our new report.
The Arab World is overwhelmingly young, with the highest youth unemployment in the world. Recent events across the region have amplified the social and economic disconnect between skills, jobs and opportunity. Education for Employment (e4e) is an initiative headed by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group and the Islamic Development Bank.