Rendering young people more employable: The role of the private sector

August 17 Thursday


August 17 - 20, 2017


Tunis, Tunisia



Expert roundtable on solutions to unemployment and lack of job generation in the Mediterranean based on private sector involvement

Also available in Deutsch

This expert roundtable aims to bring together policy-makers, academics, distinguished representatives of prominent think-tanks, and private sector representatives in order to contemplate socially innovative methods to provide solutions to unemployment and lack of job generation opportunities in the Mediterranean Region. The purpose of the event is to discuss short-term and long-term policy recommendations that will be delivered to policy-makers and to catalyze new action through convening critical stakeholders and partners. The workshop will highlight the role of the private sector for enhancing job prospects for the region that will render young people more employable via capacity building, vocational training and coaching practices, align the university curricula with the needs of the labor markets with strong emphasis on Industry 4.0 and innovation.

Contact person

Dr. Canan Atilgan

Director Regional Program Political Dialogue South Mediterranean

Dr. Canan Atilgan
Phone +216 70 02 94 60
Fax +216 71 96 23 81
Languages: Deutsch,‎ English,‎ Türkçe,‎ русский,‎ Français