Louise Fox, Visiting Professor in Development Practice at the University of California Berkeley, is asked what can be done to increase labour demand for youth in rural Africa. According to Fox, both the government and the private sector have important roles to play, and crucial investments to make.
This video is part of the International Labour Organization (ILO)’s activities on finding out and applying What Works in Youth Employment. The ILO aims to tackle the global youth employment challenge by researching, supporting and advocating for evidence-based policies.
To find out more about What Works in Youth Employment (WWINYE) go to http://www.wwinye.org.
More information about the International Labour Organization’s work on youth employment can be found here: https://www.ilo.org/youth.