A three-day event hosted by Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) has gathered policy makers, practitioners, academics and researchers to discuss evidence for the effectiveness of various approaches to increasing youth employment and productivity across the …Read full article » : Wednesday, March 12 - 2014 @ 10:30
Silatech is a Qatar-based social enterprise organization established in 2008 to help create jobs and economic opportunities for young people throughout the Arab world.
The Board of Trustees reviewed Silatech’s achievements in 2011, and discussed …Read full article » Qatar: Thursday, January 19 - 2012 @ 11:27
First held in 2007, Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is led by the Kauffman Foundation, a nonprofit organization that works to promote job creation, innovation and economic advancement through entrepreneurship. In 2012, Global Entrepreneurship Week will …Read full article » Qatar: Wednesday, July 04 - 2012 @ 15:52
As part of the Arab Mobile App Challenge, Silatech and Applied Innovation Institute hosts ‘acceleration workshops’ in partnership with local organizations in Qatar, UAE, Jordan, Tunisia, and Saudi Arabia.
The Arab Mobile App Challenge is …Read full article » : Wednesday, November 20 - 2013 @ 10:36
There are currently around 112 million young people in the Arab world between the ages of 15 and 29 (30% of total population), the largest proportion of youth in the region’s history.
Youth unemployment is …Read full article » Qatar: Monday, June 17 - 2013 @ 14:11
The Youth Knowledge Consortium will serve as a hub of scholarship, research and thought leadership to support youth policy and initiatives.
The Consortium was announced at the Doha Summit entitled “Young People and Employment in …Read full article » Qatar: Monday, June 02 - 2008 @ 15:11