Private Sector Toolkit for Working with Youth

Organization/Affiliation(s): 
Restless Development, UN Programme on Youth
Resource Type: 

This toolkit explores cooperation between youth and the private sector, both in principle and in practice, in order to:

  • highlight the role of youth as social actors, and increase general understanding of young people’s great potential as development partners;
  • inspire the private sector to partner with youth by showcasing several case studies and demonstrating the economic advantage of investing in youth, in contrast to the cost of under-investment; and
  • provide initial guidance on facilitating private sector engagement with young people, and the formation of meaningful partnerships, to better influence development processes worldwide.
Topic: 
Workforce Development
Financial Inclusion
Enterprise Development
Regions: 
Global
Tags: 
Entrepreneurship
Financial Capability
Financial Literacy/Education
Market Development
Youth