The Daily Blog, 30 September 2014 - Ilham Rhamanda should have been one of the most contented men in Bandung. As a successful young entrepreneur, he and his brother ran an established and thriving sportswear factory, with a reputation for original designs. They employed 12 people and supplied a number of department stores in the city, the capital of Indonesia’s West Java Province. But when he looked to the future, the 34-year-old father of a 2-year-old daughter wasn’t satisfied.
The Guardian, 29 September 2014 - Things have certainly improved for women, but at the top of both industry and government the faces remain stubbornly male
The Star, 28 September 2014 - Contrary to common belief, TalentCorp is not all about head-hunting overseas.
This package was developed to support managers and practitioners engaged in the implementation of youth employment programmes. It is a training package on youth labour market information providing guidance on data required and how they may be analysed for the assessment of youth employment at a national or local level.
This Facilitator’s guide and toolkit package were prepared for supporting trade unions, employment services, education and training institutions, as well as youth organizations, to assist in their initiatives aimed at raising young people's awareness of their rights at work. The package also provides hands-on examples of recruitment practices and workplace situations.
This report was prepared by OECD and ILO for the G20 Labour and Employment Ministerial meeting held on 10-11 September in Melbourne. This paper provides a review of progress in the labour market situation of youth in G20 economies and analyses key policy measures that countries have recently developed and implemented to tackle youth employment challenges.
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