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Youth and Employability in MENA: More Skills, Better Jobs kick-off in Cairo

Sun, 09/07/2017 - 19:40 -- Rana Elsadek

Cairo, 9 July 2017

The Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Dr. Sahar Nasr, the Minister of Youth and Sports Eng. Khaled Abdel Aziz, and the Tunisian Minister of Vocational Training and Employment Mr. Emad El-Hemamy opened the conference, today, with a ministerial panel discussing the main efforts addressed to finding solution for the current challenges for youth employability. The session was moderated by Mr. Mourad Ezzine, manager of the CMI.

The sessions of the Conference tackled different issues such as the fundamentals needed for job creation, the role of the private sector and entrepreneurship in creating jobs and how to make the current education system satisfying the job market needs.

The sessions are organized in the framework of the “Youth and Employability in MENA: Better Skills, More Jobs” Conference, which takes place in Cairo on 9-10 July 2917.