Africa’s ‘youth employment’ crisis is actually a ‘missing jobs’ crisis

Introduction Opportunities for employment, or the lack of them, have long been a central interest of African governments, young people, and their families. Youth employment1 is also currently the subject of considerable policy, research, and practitioner interest (e.g., CTA et al., 2014; Filmer and Fox, 2014; IDRC, 2015; Losch, 2016; The World Bank, 2009, 2018; … Continue reading Africa’s ‘youth employment’ crisis is actually a ‘missing jobs’ crisis