What is it?

This report reviews core issues around quality jobs for young people. It aims to promote, create, and sustain quality youth employment on national and European levels.

HIGHLIGHTS

The report highlights the main issues that young people face when they attempt to access quality jobs, including: - Temporary, part-time and precarious employment, as well as underemployment and low-quality internships and apprenticeships - Lack of employment opportunities to match skills, background, and interests - Other obstacles, such as age-based discrimination and multiple discrimination

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Author

European Youth Forum

Year of publication

2013

Type

Report

Theme

Green jobs for youth , Digital skills for youth , Quality apprenticeships , Youth in fragile situations , Transitions to the formal economy , Youth in the rural economy , Youth entrepreneurship and self-employment , Young workers in hazardous occupations , Rights and Voices , Gender Equality1