Youth unemployment, entrepreneurship and HIV/AIDs dominated discussions at the One Young World conference which took place from the 2-5 October 2013 in Sandton, Johannesburg.
Barclays Bank chief executive officer Anthony Jenkins, says the world faces a lot of challenges and that businesses and politicians should come up with best practices to help society. Jenkins added … “the youth will have to be brave and tackle unemployment, but responsibility cannot only be left to them.”
Youth unemployment is currently growing by 4-million every year. This does not only affect illiterate people, but university graduates who also find it difficult to get jobs.
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