Fighting Youth Unemployment through Education
UNESCO investing in Youth
UNESCO Iraq office is joining efforts with the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and the Japanese Government to offer Iraqi youth a unique opportunity that will enable them to guarantee their future through entrepreneurship.
For this occasion, a special event will be organized on Thursday 31 May 2012 in the Ministry of Labour and Social affairs in Erbil to launch the “Fighting Youth Unemployment through Education” project.
The event will be attended by Minister of Labour and Social Affairs (KRG) Asos Najib Abdullah, Minister of Culture and Youth (KRG) Kawa Mahmoud Shakir, the Governor of the city of Erbil Nawzad Hadi, a representative from the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UNESCO Iraq Director Mohamed Djelid and senior staff, other UN agencies representatives, in addition to members from the public and private sectors, and national and international NGOs.