Seminar on youth unemployment

Entrepreneurship as a valuable alternative source of job creation and economic dynamism for youth in Sabah

September 13 Thursday


September 13, 2018


Kota Kinabalu, Sabah



In cooperation with Institute for Development Studies (Sabah), this is a one-day seminar to address how stakeholders in Sabah could help drive job growth and provide an environment where the youth could make an impact and start their own enterprises.


  • Trends for youth employment and future prospects of job creation
  • Youth inclusiveness in agriculture in a technology-rich environment
  • Creating new forms of youth employment and entrepreneurship as an alternative solution to youth unemployment – the Philippines’ experience
  • Pro-employment policies and creating a culture of high impact entrepreneurship to boost youth employment
  • Youth employment and development of entrepreneurship enablers for decent employment for young people - Malaysia’s experience
  • Entrepreneurship as a solution of unemployment: Creating and strengthening existing networks of young entrepreneurs and young trade unionists around the world - Singapore's experience

Contact person

Wolfgang Hruschka

Representative of KAS office Malaysia

Wolfgang Hruschka
Phone +60 3 6203 1957
Languages: English,‎ Español,‎ Français


Institute For Development Studies (Sabah), IDS