Striving for Better Jobs: The Challenge of Informality in the Middle East and North Africa Region.

Author(s): 
Angel-Urdinola, D.F., Bodor, A., & Silva, J.
Organization/Affiliation(s): 
The World Bank Group
Resource Type: 
Publication Date: 
2011

This Quick Note provides an overview of the World Bank report “Striving for Better Jobs: the Challenge of Informality in the Middle East and Africa”. It looks at the hopes of Arab youth during the spring revolution and the current economic situation by focusing on informal employment at a human development angle.

Topic: 
Workforce Development
Regions: 
Middle East & North Africa
Tags: 
Youth
Training & Capacity
Economic Empowerment