According to the International Labour Organization, there are about 71 million unemployed 15-to-24-year-olds worldwide, who are vulnerable to a lifetime of continued poverty without work, experience, and income. Chronic youth unemployment and the lack of an illiterate and skilled young workface limits businesses’ ability to generate higher growth, better profits and more jobs. In this op-ed, Alice Albright highlights the importance of providing a quality education to children so that the skills gap can be narrowed.
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In this op-ed, Rihanna makes the case for investing in education, and encourages individuals to join her in the fight for the quarter of a billion young people still denied the right of education.
October 16, 2018
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For years, multilateral donors have mobilized billions of dollars to tackle infectious diseases and vaccination while international support for education lagged. However, change is on the way.