Bringing youth into employment is one of the central issues to be tackled worldwide. YouMatch is a global initiative with a particular focus on the MENA region and on Sub-Saharan Africa where youth unemployment and underemployment are among the highest in the world. The initiative is centred on the link between labour demand and supply with a focus on improving employment services for youth. YouMatch initiates an on-going regional and global dialogue with stakeholders from the public and private sector as well as civil society organsations and employment promotion programmes.
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Regional Working Groups
Regional Working Groups tackle identified challenges jointly and promote innovative solutions on employment services. Learn more about their work and decide if you are interested to join
Get an overview of our partners that are driving YouMatch on national, regional and global level.
How to join YouMatch
Contribute to the improvement of employment services for young people by joining and supporting a commited network.
Want to know more? We answer the most frequent questions on YouMatch in this section.
You would like to join or support YouMatch or simply have a question that is not answered here? Please contact our team.
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