Shaping Davos: Meeting the Youth Imperative


Over 13% of the world’s youth are unemployed and, in many countries, this figure easily goes beyond 40%. What innovative approaches in education and employment can political and business leaders pursue to help get youth off the streets and realize their full potential? Connecting live to the following cities: – Baku on putting peer-to-peer learning into practice – Bangalore on moving beyond menial jobs – Budapest on combating the drivers of brain drain – Monterrey on improving access to and reach of education This session was developed with the Global Shapers Community, focusing on global issues and local solutions. It is part of a series of live events connecting to 16 cities worldwide.