Youth Dialogue: Where Are The Jobs? Generation Y Asks

The financial crisis has created new challenges for the youth worldwide. Amongst the most pressing issues for youth is jobs. In many parts of the world, the youth unemployment rates are alarmingly high, leading to social unrest. The challenge for policymakers is to create a conducive macroeconomic environment for sustained growth--that generates jobs and opportunities for the young generation.


  1. Ms Shafik, Deputy Managing Director quotes:
  2. Youth Dialogue: Where Are The Jobs? Generation Y Asks    Wednesday, September 21, 2011 2:00 p.m. -- 4:00 p.m.

  3. Questions from the Youth before the panel
  4. 2011 Annual Meeting Youth and CSO Events

  5. 2011 IMF Youth Events - Spring Meetings