Boosting youth employment in Sub-Saharan Africa (WP1609)

Podcast

In a climate of concern around global economic growth and productivity, youth unemployment is again on the rise, with young people in emerging economies particularly badly affected. Baroness Patricia Scotland, the Secretary General of the Commonwealth, explores, alongside three young people from Sub Saharan Africa, what can be done to tackle this complex issue. Contributors: […]

Women’s engagement in the economic and social world (WP1439)

Podcast

We ask what prevents women engaging fully and discuss the conflict between the different roles expected of them. Contributors: Grace Mbugua, Founder and Organisational Director, Women’s Empowerment Link, Nairobi David Nájera, Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Mexico, London