UNDP, 03 February 2015 - Helen Clark: Special Address at the Closing Session of the ECOSOC Youth Forum, "A Year of Opportunity for Youth"
Famed astronaut, author and singer Chris Hadfield speaks to “Talking Youth” about the importance of planning and preparing. He discusses lifelong learning and shares his advice for young people who are in transition from school to work.
UN News Center, 02 February 2015 - This generation of young people – the largest the world has ever seen – has a historic opportunity to end poverty, combat climate change, create jobs and fight injustice, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told a Youth Forum at UN Headquarters in New York this morning as he called on the participants to get involved in shaping a future sustainable development agenda.
New Straits Times, 10 October, 2013 - ASEAN must strengthen its external relations with its dialogue partners and global community to ensure stability and prosperity in the region in establishing the Asean Community by 2015 and managing the interests of major powers and negotiating trade agreements.
Business Standard, 17 November 2014 - There are many similarities and convergences between us. India and ASEAN (the Association of Southeast Asian Nations) are second and third in terms of population. We are among the largest economies and among the three fastest growing economies in this century. Majority of us here belong to the developing world.
BBC, 16 September 2012 - Two million Cambodians will reach voting age in 2012, yet few people say they think young people should be involved in local or national decision-making.
The Guardian, 20 August 2014 - Harry James, Commonwealth youth representative for the Pacific, on the social discrimination behind unemployment
Daily Times, 17 March 2014 - A major surgery is required for economic stability in Pakistan, which is facing multi-dimensional crises, former State Bank of Pakistan governor Shahid Hafeez Kardar said on Sunday.
ILO, 1 May 2012 - Opinion piece delivered for May 1st, 2012 by ILO Director-General Juan Somavia.
Nov 30, 2011 03:03 PM
Category: Training Material
ILO, 2011 - The “Safe work for youth” Kit have materials designed for administrators, employers and young people about the occupational hazards and risks faced by young workers and what to do about them. These materials are in the form of templates in Microsoft WORD format. This makes them easy for you to adapt to your own situation, adding your own illustrations, case studies, and laws. This kit contains three packets.
The Guardian, 20 August 2014 - Theodoor Sparreboom, labour economist at the International Labour Organisation, on the data behind the jobs crisis
Financial Express, 9 April 2012 - Only less than 10 per cent of the total youth population of the country live a prosperous life in terms of standard of living as youths face inequality, insecurity and vulnerability in workplaces, analysts said Sunday.