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Tag Archives: Youth

Youth, happiness, space and cryptocurrencies: Main topics on the agenda of Dubai’s World Government Summit

By- Yasmine Saleh, ZAWYA Officials in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have announced the key themes that will be discussed at the World Government Summit (WGS) in Dubai next month. The sixth edition of the WGS is scheduled to take place on February 11-13. It will include 4,000 attendees from 140 countries, according to a press release sent to the …

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North Africa set to adopt five-year plan to boost youth employment: ILO

The United Nations labour agency has warned that countries in North Africa need to adopt a broader, more concerted response to tackle the crisis of youth unemployment, with the youth unemployment rate now standing at 28.8 percent, twice the global average. “Arguably, the single biggest global development challenge in the decades to come will be the need to integrate hundreds …

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Silatech Signs New Agreements to Support Arab Youth

Her Highness chairs the first meeting of the new Board of Trustees chaired by Her Highness Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser Her Highness “Our commitment to youth continues to help them achieve their aspirations as we tackle the challenge of unemployment through innovative and effective solutions.” Doha, Qatar – Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Founder and Chairperson of Silatech, chaired …

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TAG-Org and Ministry of Youth Sign an MOU for Youth Capacity Building and Employment

Amman – HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, Chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), and Minister of Youth HE Mr. Rami Wreikat, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Capacity Building and preparation for youth employment. The agreement comes in the context of enabling youth and building their capabilities for employment opportunities. The two parties agreed to form joint-working teams to explore …

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Alaquil: “The true investment is to invest in our youth”

CPC diamond sponsor for Arab Economic Forum Construction Products Holding Company (CPC) participated in the 23rd edition of the Arab Economic Forum (AEF) as a diamond sponsor. The forum was held on the 05th of May 2015 in Beirut at the Phoenicia Hotel under the title of “The Saeed Khory Story” and inaugurated by HE the Lebanese Prime Minister Mr. …

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Vodafone partners with bedaya to support Qatari youth

In the framework of its commitment to support Qatari youth development, connect with the community and reinforce its position as an Employer of Choice, Vodafone Qatar has recently partnered with Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career Development. Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development was established in September 2011 as a joint initiative between Qatar Development Bank and Silatech. Today, …

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Call to engage social media platforms to encourage use of Arabic language among youth

Social media offers significant opportunities to encourage the use of Arabic language among the youth of the region, said H.E. Jamal Bin Huwaireb, Managing Director of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation. Speaking on the first day of the Arab Social Media Influencers Summit (ASMIS) today, H.E. Huwaireb called on the young generation to use Arabic language on a wider …

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Gulf Capital partners with Emirates Foundation to support youth and education in the UAE

Gulf Capital , one of the leading and most active alternative asset managers in the Middle East, has renewed and reaffirmed its partnership with Emirates Foundation to support a number of programmes focusing on the development of UAE youth through education, entrepreneurship and knowledge transfer. The partnership was signed by Emirates Foundation ‘s CEO Clare Woodcraft and Gulf Capital ‘s …

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Businesses must help curb youth unemployment in the Middle East

Youth unemployment is rising to new levels in the Middle East and according to the latest Nielsen survey1, as much as 38 per cent of the people in the UAE fear for their job security in the months ahead. Adam Kingl, Executive Director of Learning Solutions, Executive Education, at London Business School, comments: “The job crisis in the Middle East …

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INJAZ Al-Arab launches initiative to combat youth unemployment in MENA

‘Expand Your Horizon’ partners with industry leaders Boeing , Marriott, MBC Hope, Wamda and Aramex to provide students with guidance on employment opportunities in growth sectors 24 November 2014; Doha, Qatar: INJAZ Al-Arab, the regional office of Junior Achievement Worldwide, launched ‘Expand Your Horizon’ to an audience of thousands of entrepreneurs, heads of state and high level government officials, global …

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