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Youth employment and school-to-work transitions in Africa

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This online event will disseminate the conclusions of analytical briefs on Rwanda, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal and Uganda and a cross-country review on youth employment, school-to-work transition and the impact of COVID-19 on youth labour market outcomes in the African region. It will also underpin the ongoing engagements on promoting decent work for youth in the African region, and explore possibilities for shaping follow up actions in line with the ILO’s Youth Employment Action Plan (YEAP) 2020-30. 


Eunice Muthengi
Director of Strategic and Program Research
Mastercard Foundation
Jonas Bausch
Youth Employment Specialist, Regional Office for Africa
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Niall O'Higgins
Senior Employment Research and Technical Specialist
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Vipasana Karkee
Statistician, Data Production and Analysis Unit
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Nestor Atukwatse
Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Coordinator
Restless Development
Alice Mukashyaka
Advocacy Manager for Livelihoods and Education
Restless Development


Sara Elder
Head of Employment Analyses and Economic Policies Unit, Employment, Labour Markets and Youth Branch
International Labour Organization (ILO)