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GPYE Publications

Supporting Young Entrepreneurs: A Practical Guide to Quality Programming

Implementing an Impact Evaluation: Best Practices and Lessons Learned from a Youth Livelihood Program in Kenya

Strengthening Life Skills for Youth: A Practical Guide to Quality Programming (English and Arabic)

Youth Employment in Northern Senegal: Creating Job Opportunities for Young People (English and French)

Testing "What Works in Youth Employment”: Evaluating Kenya’s Ninaweza Program

Preparing Youth for Success: An Analysis of Life Skills Training in the MENA Region

Global Partnership for Youth Employment (GPYE) Fact Sheet

Global Partnership for Youth Employment (GPYE) Fiche d'Information

Understanding Children's Work and Youth Employment Outcomes in Sénégal (French)

Understanding Children's Work and Youth Employment Outcomes in Mali

Closing the Hope Gap: Findings from a Rapid Community Appraisal of Youth in al-Fayhaa Union of Municipalities, North Lebanon - ENGLISH

Closing the Hope Gap: Findings from a Rapid Community Appraisal of Youth in al-Fayhaa Union of Municipalities, North Lebanon -- ARABIC

Child Labour in the Municipality of Sana’a: An Overview

Measuring Success of Youth Livelihood Interventions

Private Sector Demand for Youth Labour in Ghana and Senegal:  Ghana and Senegal Study Findings

Building on Hope: Findings from a Rapid Community Appraisal in Jordan -- ENGLISH

Building on Hope: Findings from a Rapid Community Appraisal in Jordan -- ARABIC

A Profile of Cairo Street Children

Understanding Children’s Work in Vietnam

Understanding Children’s Work and Youth Employment Outcomes in Mongolia

Understanding Children’s Work and Youth Employment Outcomes in Rwanda

The Youth Employment Inventory

The Youth to Youth Fund in West Africa

Mayor's Perception on Youth in 5 cities (available in Arabic only):
Amman, Jordan
Aleppo,Syria
Aswan, Egypt
Sana'a,Yemen
Tripoli, Lebanon

Employability and rehabilitation of Youth at Risk in the Cities of Al-Fayhaa Union Municipalities

GPYE Event Materials

Ideas4Work: Youth Employability and Entrepreneurship in Africa (English and French), Dakar Senegal January 23-25 2013

Youth@Work: Partnerships for Skills Development, Amman Jordan, February 21-23 2012

Taqeem Fund Community of Practice (video)

Taqeem Fund Evaluation Clinic Geneva, Swizerland, October 2011

Street Children: Present and Outlook workshop, Cairo, Egypt March 2011

Children and Youth in the MENA Region, toward unleashing their Potential Forum, Beirut, Lebanon, December 2010

Evaluation Clinic for youth employment projects, Beirut, Lebanon, December 2010

Youth Leadership and Livelihoods Conference, Washington, DC, October 2010

Youth - Employability - Opportunity – Bogota, Columbia, November 2009

Youth - Employability - Opportunity   - Washington, DC, May 2009

Youth - Employability - Opportunity – Nairobi, Kenya April 2009 

Youth - Employability- Opportunity -- Amman, Jordan,  January 2009

Measuring Results in Youth: Experience from Training Interventions workshop -- Amman, Jordan, January 2009

Building National Capacity in Child Labour and Youth Employment Data Collection and Analysis workshop -- Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, January 2009

Other Relevant Publications

Active Labor Market Policies for Youth: A Framework to Guide Youth Employment Interventions.
Cunningham, W., Sanchez-Puerta, M. L., and Wuermli, A. .
The World Bank (2010).

Education for Employment: Realizing Arab Youth Potential. IFC, ISDB

Global Employment Trends for Youth 2010.
International Labour Organization (2010).

Investing in your country's children and youth today: Good policy, smart economics. Hempel, K. and Cunningham, W.The World Bank (2010)

Publications of The Middle East Youth Initiative

The Role of Youth Skills in the Transition to Work: A Global Review.
Van Adams, A. The World Bank (2007).

Rural Youth Employment in Developing Countries: A Global View.
Van der Geest, K. (2010). Rome: FAO.

State of the Field in Youth Enterprise Development and Livelihoods Development. Making Cents International (2010).

Supporting Youth at Risk: A Policy Toolkit for Middle-Income Countries.
Cunningham, W., Cohan, L., Naudeau, S., & McGinnis, L.
The World Bank (2008)

Support Young Workers: Findings of the Youth Employment Inventory 

World Development Report 2007: Development and the Next Generation.
The World Bank (2006).

Youth in Africa's Labor Market
Garcia, M. and Fares J. (eds)
The World Bank (2008)

Youth and Employment in Africa: The Potential, the Problem, the Promise
The World Bank (2009)

Youth and employment in post-conflict countries: The psycho-social dimension.
Rossiasco, P., O’Neil, F., Richardson, A., and Francis. P. The World Bank (2010)

Youth at Risk in Latin America and the Caribbean: Understanding the causes, realizing the potential.
Cunningham, W., McGinnis, L., Garcia Verdu, R. Tesliuc, C., and Verner, D.
The World Bank (2008)

Studies on The Status of Children and The Concerned Organizations in 13 MENA Cities (Arabic) Alexandria, Beirut, Sana'a, Khartoum, Algiers, Amman, Kuwait, Riyadh, Medina, Casablanca, Aden, Gaza, Tehran
AUDI

Child Friendly Cities Manual (Arabic)
AUDI (2009)