• Innovative global and regional partnerships are essential for youth employment

    Millions of young people worldwide are having difficulty finding a decent job. Many in the informal economy are facing poverty and few prospects for a brighter future. At a High-Level World of Work Summit at the 105th International Labour Conference, ILO Director-General Guy Ryder told delegates that investment in young people is investing in the future of entire societies. At the Summit, delegates heard a number of concrete steps to bring more young people into the world of work including building strong national and international partnerships that promote green jobs, focus on young people in rural areas and create opportunities to enhance digital skills.

    published: 09 Jun 2016
  • Government agencies creating youth employment via Rise and Flourish

    Government agencies creating youth employment via Rise and Flourish. For more information, visits www.onemillionactsofinnovation.org

    published: 03 May 2014
  • Innovations in promoting youth employment

    The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) organized on 27 February the UN Face to Face video conversation, "Innovations in Promoting Youth Employment". The panelists were Ms. Sharan Burrow, General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation, and Ms. Ronnie Goldberg, Executive Vice President and Senior Policy Officer, United States Council for International Business. The conversation was moderated by Mr. Kevin Cassidy, Communications and External Relations, International Labour Organization (ILO). The conversation highlighted: - Examples of programmes, structures and policies currently in place for promoting youth employment, and what can be done—particularly within the context of the current adverse economic climat...

    published: 10 Mar 2012
  • How to create new opportunities for youth employment? (Part 1) English Subtitels #Work

    How to create new opportunities for youth employment? World Café Europe supported the WAY project (= Work And Youth project) used participatory dialogue with young adults to discover innovative approaches to create new opportunities for youth employment. More information about us: Facebook: https://facebook.com/worldcafeeurope Twitter: https://twitter.com/worldcafeeurope Flickr: https://flickr.com/worldcafeeurope/albums SlideShare: https://slideshare.net/worldcafeeurope All about World Café Europe e.V. http://worldcafe.eu

    published: 26 Feb 2014
  • Supporting innovation and decent work through the Youth to Youth Fund

    How can we promote future growth and development? This video presents the ILO Youth to Youth Fund, a fund designed to support young people with innovative business ideas become successful entrepreneurs. The Fund provides capacity-building support to strengthen project management skills of young entrepreneurs and start-up funds to get their project on its feet. The Fund has already contrinuted to create 1,200 jobs in West Africa with its pilot project.

    published: 29 Sep 2014
  • Kaiser Permanente Summer Youth Employment-Innovation Project 2015

    Note: the smartboard in this video is the most inexpensive one we could find; new or more technologically updated smartboards are more expensive. Music: Yiruma- Inside of Me https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AQM4NHgKDxE The 126ers- End of Summer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMjEzV24G20 Silent Partner- Weekend in the City https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zroM6isRLEY

    published: 12 Aug 2015
  • The Youth to Youth Fund (Y2YF)

    The Youth to Youth Fund (Y2YF) is about youth entrepreneurship at the community level. This key component of the Youth Entrepreneurship Facility (YEF) offers local youth-led organizations a voice to design and implement innovative solutions to employment challenges. For the past five years, 149 Y2YF grants have been awarded across Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya.

    published: 09 Apr 2015
  • Helping Opportunity Youth Succeed in Employment: Principles, Practices, and Innovations

    This webinar presents National Initiatives' report on employment program principles, practices, and innovations for opportunity youth. The webinar give an overview of the paper and includes presentations from two opportunity youth employment programs in the field: Roca, Inc., and Bright Endeavors.

    published: 15 Jun 2015
  • Towards New Solutions for Youth Employment

    http://www.s4ye.org: Solutions for Youth Employment (S4YE) is a multi-stakeholder coalition among public sector, private sector, and civil society actors that aims to provide leadership and resources for catalytic action to increase the number of young people engaged in productive work. While there are numerous youth employment initiatives being implemented across the globe, S4YE’s focus is on developing and delivering innovative second generation of youth employment programs – especially those that explicitly link supply side and demand-side interventions, and work together with the private sector. Traditional programs have focused mainly on “supply side” interventions (e.g., training, counseling, job search assistance, etc.) and have had limited impacts on jobs. The coalition intends to ...

    published: 24 Apr 2017
  • YCI - Youth Innovation Drives Positive Change

    In 2015 YCI will celebrate 25 years of youth development by launching our new direction forward. Working at the intersection of youth and innovation, YCI develops market ready solutions that catapult youth into meaningful employment as a tool to overcome the challenges they face. To learn more and partner with YCI, join the youth innovation conversation at www.yci.org

    published: 28 Jan 2015
  • Innovative Social Media Strategies for Entrepreneurs

    The "Ask an Entrepreneur" webinar series is aimed at young people who are starting or are thing about starting a business. It is a chance to speak with real entrepreneurs who have built successful companies and have valuable experiences to share. Each week has a different theme and a different young entrepreneur presenting. This week, Garrett Gee will talk about innovative ways to use social media to start and grow your business. Garrett Gee is the founder and designer of Scan, a popular web mobile application for QR codes that had over 10 million downloads in the first year. For more information visit his website http://scan.me/

    published: 29 Nov 2012
  • YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION

    YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION launched to design practical economic policy to take Jamaica to the next level globally. To learn more visit my blog http://drpeterphillipsja.com/ Like my Facebook FanPage https://www.facebook.com/PDPhillipsJa  Follow me on Instagram: https://instagram.com/drpeterphillips Let's chat on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PDPhillipsJa email me at DrPeterPhillipsJaMP@gmail.com

    published: 12 Jun 2017
  • YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION Q&A

    YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION launched to design practical economic policy to take Jamaica to the next level globally. Thanks for coming out to the launch: Kimberley Thompson, PNP YO rep; Deputy Chair Ryan Foster, Group CEO Tastee Ltd; Shelly-Ann Curran, CEO of John John Music Group; Javette Nixon, Chairman and CEO Seaforth Holdings Ltd and Point Global Marketing; Grace Lindo, Intellectual Property and Commercial Attorney; Chairman Gary Peart, CEO Mayberry Investments Ltd. Missing from the pic: Dr Deborah Hickling, Kurt Boothe, Dr Jennifer Bailey and Miguel 'Steppa' Williams. Looking forward to the collaborative process we know they will lead to design an economic framework for Jamaica. To learn more visit my blog http://drpeterphillipsja.com/ Like my Faceboo...

    published: 12 Jun 2017
  • Team Up! Innovation for Youth Employability

    streetfootballworld has joined forces with community organisations throughout the continent to launch Team Up for NEETs– a pan-European project, supported by ERAMUS+ in the framework of Strategic Partnerships for Youth. The project targets youth workers, teachers and NGOs working with young Europeans who are not in education, employment or training (NEETS) and equips them with the skills they need to build new paths towards a sustainable livelihood. The primary focus of “Team Up for NEETs!” will be the development of a shared toolkit of best practices to increase youth employability through football based programmes and and an impact measurement framework for football for good organisations working to reduce youth unemployment. Team Up for NEETs is being developed jointly by eight networ...

    published: 09 Mar 2017
  • Jeremy Liddle "Youth Employment & Entrepreneurship" keynote at Turkey Innovation Week December 2014

    Jeremy Liddle presents findings from 13 years of entrepreneurship and 3 years of working with the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance and United Nations. Sharing the stage with the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, Nicolas Negroponte and Peter Tercek. Jeremy spends 45 minutes explaining how and why economies such as Turkey must be investing in ecosystems that support high growth entrepreneurial firms. Jeremy Liddle believes entrepreneurial thinking can change the world. He is co-founder and CEO of CapitalPitch, a platform solving the global youth employment crisis by streamlining Series A capital raising between businesses, investors and advisors. As the President for the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance Australia and Director of Entrepreneurship at...

    published: 07 Jan 2015
  • Dr Peter Phillips - launch of the Youth Employment, Innovation & New Economy Commission

    published: 13 Jun 2017
Innovative global and regional partnerships are essential for youth employment

Innovative global and regional partnerships are essential for youth employment

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  • Duration: 4:52
  • Updated: 09 Jun 2016
  • views: 646
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Millions of young people worldwide are having difficulty finding a decent job. Many in the informal economy are facing poverty and few prospects for a brighter future. At a High-Level World of Work Summit at the 105th International Labour Conference, ILO Director-General Guy Ryder told delegates that investment in young people is investing in the future of entire societies. At the Summit, delegates heard a number of concrete steps to bring more young people into the world of work including building strong national and international partnerships that promote green jobs, focus on young people in rural areas and create opportunities to enhance digital skills.
https://wn.com/Innovative_Global_And_Regional_Partnerships_Are_Essential_For_Youth_Employment
Government agencies creating youth employment via Rise and Flourish

Government agencies creating youth employment via Rise and Flourish

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  • Duration: 5:20
  • Updated: 03 May 2014
  • views: 2
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Government agencies creating youth employment via Rise and Flourish. For more information, visits www.onemillionactsofinnovation.org
https://wn.com/Government_Agencies_Creating_Youth_Employment_Via_Rise_And_Flourish
Innovations in promoting youth employment

Innovations in promoting youth employment

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  • Duration: 17:42
  • Updated: 10 Mar 2012
  • views: 215
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The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) organized on 27 February the UN Face to Face video conversation, "Innovations in Promoting Youth Employment". The panelists were Ms. Sharan Burrow, General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation, and Ms. Ronnie Goldberg, Executive Vice President and Senior Policy Officer, United States Council for International Business. The conversation was moderated by Mr. Kevin Cassidy, Communications and External Relations, International Labour Organization (ILO). The conversation highlighted: - Examples of programmes, structures and policies currently in place for promoting youth employment, and what can be done—particularly within the context of the current adverse economic climate—to provide a more favourable environment for more and better jobs for youth; - Why partnerships between governments and civil society, and particularly the private sector, are crucial for ensuring decent work for youth; and - How good practices can be scaled up and replicated and examples of how models that have proven effective in one part of the world could be used effectively in other countries. The event was recorded by Point Studio, Inc. and transmitted live on UN ECOSOC Livestream (http://www.livestream.com/unecosoc)
https://wn.com/Innovations_In_Promoting_Youth_Employment
How to create new opportunities for youth employment? (Part 1)  English Subtitels #Work

How to create new opportunities for youth employment? (Part 1) English Subtitels #Work

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  • Duration: 2:52
  • Updated: 26 Feb 2014
  • views: 116
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How to create new opportunities for youth employment? World Café Europe supported the WAY project (= Work And Youth project) used participatory dialogue with young adults to discover innovative approaches to create new opportunities for youth employment. More information about us: Facebook: https://facebook.com/worldcafeeurope Twitter: https://twitter.com/worldcafeeurope Flickr: https://flickr.com/worldcafeeurope/albums SlideShare: https://slideshare.net/worldcafeeurope All about World Café Europe e.V. http://worldcafe.eu
https://wn.com/How_To_Create_New_Opportunities_For_Youth_Employment_(Part_1)_English_Subtitels_Work
Supporting innovation and decent work through the Youth to Youth Fund

Supporting innovation and decent work through the Youth to Youth Fund

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  • Duration: 4:23
  • Updated: 29 Sep 2014
  • views: 1655
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How can we promote future growth and development? This video presents the ILO Youth to Youth Fund, a fund designed to support young people with innovative business ideas become successful entrepreneurs. The Fund provides capacity-building support to strengthen project management skills of young entrepreneurs and start-up funds to get their project on its feet. The Fund has already contrinuted to create 1,200 jobs in West Africa with its pilot project.
https://wn.com/Supporting_Innovation_And_Decent_Work_Through_The_Youth_To_Youth_Fund
Kaiser Permanente Summer Youth Employment-Innovation Project 2015

Kaiser Permanente Summer Youth Employment-Innovation Project 2015

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  • Duration: 7:10
  • Updated: 12 Aug 2015
  • views: 119
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Note: the smartboard in this video is the most inexpensive one we could find; new or more technologically updated smartboards are more expensive. Music: Yiruma- Inside of Me https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AQM4NHgKDxE The 126ers- End of Summer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMjEzV24G20 Silent Partner- Weekend in the City https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zroM6isRLEY
https://wn.com/Kaiser_Permanente_Summer_Youth_Employment_Innovation_Project_2015
The Youth to Youth Fund (Y2YF)

The Youth to Youth Fund (Y2YF)

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  • Duration: 6:54
  • Updated: 09 Apr 2015
  • views: 993
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The Youth to Youth Fund (Y2YF) is about youth entrepreneurship at the community level. This key component of the Youth Entrepreneurship Facility (YEF) offers local youth-led organizations a voice to design and implement innovative solutions to employment challenges. For the past five years, 149 Y2YF grants have been awarded across Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya.
https://wn.com/The_Youth_To_Youth_Fund_(Y2Yf)
Helping Opportunity Youth Succeed in Employment: Principles, Practices, and Innovations

Helping Opportunity Youth Succeed in Employment: Principles, Practices, and Innovations

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  • Duration: 1:23:16
  • Updated: 15 Jun 2015
  • views: 229
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This webinar presents National Initiatives' report on employment program principles, practices, and innovations for opportunity youth. The webinar give an overview of the paper and includes presentations from two opportunity youth employment programs in the field: Roca, Inc., and Bright Endeavors.
https://wn.com/Helping_Opportunity_Youth_Succeed_In_Employment_Principles,_Practices,_And_Innovations
Towards New Solutions for Youth Employment

Towards New Solutions for Youth Employment

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  • Duration: 2:40
  • Updated: 24 Apr 2017
  • views: 478
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http://www.s4ye.org: Solutions for Youth Employment (S4YE) is a multi-stakeholder coalition among public sector, private sector, and civil society actors that aims to provide leadership and resources for catalytic action to increase the number of young people engaged in productive work. While there are numerous youth employment initiatives being implemented across the globe, S4YE’s focus is on developing and delivering innovative second generation of youth employment programs – especially those that explicitly link supply side and demand-side interventions, and work together with the private sector. Traditional programs have focused mainly on “supply side” interventions (e.g., training, counseling, job search assistance, etc.) and have had limited impacts on jobs. The coalition intends to develop and design a few blueprints of such second generation youth employment programs through its “Youth Employment Innovation Lab” and then pilot them in a few select countries. An area of particular focus is on connecting young people to digital jobs. A strong theme in all of S4YE’s operations and innovation focus is on evidence building through robust evaluations. Active youth voice and engagement will be a key element in all of S4YE’s governance, strategy and operations.
https://wn.com/Towards_New_Solutions_For_Youth_Employment
YCI - Youth Innovation Drives Positive Change

YCI - Youth Innovation Drives Positive Change

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  • Duration: 4:16
  • Updated: 28 Jan 2015
  • views: 899
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In 2015 YCI will celebrate 25 years of youth development by launching our new direction forward. Working at the intersection of youth and innovation, YCI develops market ready solutions that catapult youth into meaningful employment as a tool to overcome the challenges they face. To learn more and partner with YCI, join the youth innovation conversation at www.yci.org
https://wn.com/Yci_Youth_Innovation_Drives_Positive_Change
Innovative Social Media Strategies for Entrepreneurs

Innovative Social Media Strategies for Entrepreneurs

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  • Duration: 59:54
  • Updated: 29 Nov 2012
  • views: 181
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The "Ask an Entrepreneur" webinar series is aimed at young people who are starting or are thing about starting a business. It is a chance to speak with real entrepreneurs who have built successful companies and have valuable experiences to share. Each week has a different theme and a different young entrepreneur presenting. This week, Garrett Gee will talk about innovative ways to use social media to start and grow your business. Garrett Gee is the founder and designer of Scan, a popular web mobile application for QR codes that had over 10 million downloads in the first year. For more information visit his website http://scan.me/
https://wn.com/Innovative_Social_Media_Strategies_For_Entrepreneurs
YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION

YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION

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  • Duration: 9:39
  • Updated: 12 Jun 2017
  • views: 67
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YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION launched to design practical economic policy to take Jamaica to the next level globally. To learn more visit my blog http://drpeterphillipsja.com/ Like my Facebook FanPage https://www.facebook.com/PDPhillipsJa  Follow me on Instagram: https://instagram.com/drpeterphillips Let's chat on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PDPhillipsJa email me at DrPeterPhillipsJaMP@gmail.com
https://wn.com/Youth_Employment,_Innovation_And_The_New_Economy_Commission
YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION  Q&A

YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION Q&A

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  • Duration: 4:29
  • Updated: 12 Jun 2017
  • views: 25
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YOUTH EMPLOYMENT, INNOVATION AND THE NEW ECONOMY COMMISSION launched to design practical economic policy to take Jamaica to the next level globally. Thanks for coming out to the launch: Kimberley Thompson, PNP YO rep; Deputy Chair Ryan Foster, Group CEO Tastee Ltd; Shelly-Ann Curran, CEO of John John Music Group; Javette Nixon, Chairman and CEO Seaforth Holdings Ltd and Point Global Marketing; Grace Lindo, Intellectual Property and Commercial Attorney; Chairman Gary Peart, CEO Mayberry Investments Ltd. Missing from the pic: Dr Deborah Hickling, Kurt Boothe, Dr Jennifer Bailey and Miguel 'Steppa' Williams. Looking forward to the collaborative process we know they will lead to design an economic framework for Jamaica. To learn more visit my blog http://drpeterphillipsja.com/ Like my Facebook FanPage https://www.facebook.com/PDPhillipsJa  Follow me on Instagram: https://instagram.com/drpeterphillips Let's chat on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PDPhillipsJa email me at DrPeterPhillipsJaMP@gmail.com
https://wn.com/Youth_Employment,_Innovation_And_The_New_Economy_Commission_Q_A
Team Up! Innovation for Youth Employability

Team Up! Innovation for Youth Employability

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  • Duration: 6:19
  • Updated: 09 Mar 2017
  • views: 54
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streetfootballworld has joined forces with community organisations throughout the continent to launch Team Up for NEETs– a pan-European project, supported by ERAMUS+ in the framework of Strategic Partnerships for Youth. The project targets youth workers, teachers and NGOs working with young Europeans who are not in education, employment or training (NEETS) and equips them with the skills they need to build new paths towards a sustainable livelihood. The primary focus of “Team Up for NEETs!” will be the development of a shared toolkit of best practices to increase youth employability through football based programmes and and an impact measurement framework for football for good organisations working to reduce youth unemployment. Team Up for NEETs is being developed jointly by eight network member organisations: Sport dans la Ville (France), Albion in the Community (UK), Sport 4 Life (UK), Sports Against Racism Ireland (Ireland), Oltalom Sports Association (Hungary), CAIS (Portugal), RheinFlanke (Germany) and Red Deporte y Cooperación (Spain). Read more: http://www.streetfootballworld.org/project/team-neets-innovation-youth-employability
https://wn.com/Team_Up_Innovation_For_Youth_Employability
Jeremy Liddle "Youth Employment & Entrepreneurship" keynote at Turkey Innovation Week December 2014

Jeremy Liddle "Youth Employment & Entrepreneurship" keynote at Turkey Innovation Week December 2014

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  • Duration: 48:11
  • Updated: 07 Jan 2015
  • views: 558
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Jeremy Liddle presents findings from 13 years of entrepreneurship and 3 years of working with the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance and United Nations. Sharing the stage with the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, Nicolas Negroponte and Peter Tercek. Jeremy spends 45 minutes explaining how and why economies such as Turkey must be investing in ecosystems that support high growth entrepreneurial firms. Jeremy Liddle believes entrepreneurial thinking can change the world. He is co-founder and CEO of CapitalPitch, a platform solving the global youth employment crisis by streamlining Series A capital raising between businesses, investors and advisors. As the President for the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Alliance Australia and Director of Entrepreneurship at ENYA, he hosted the 2014 G20 YEA Summit in Sydney 2014 and specialises in entrepreneurship ecosystems, mindset and policy advice for high growth entrepreneurial SMEs. Jeremy also represents Australia, youth employment and entrepreneurship at the United Nations and Global Entrepreneurship Week. By the age of 20 Jeremy was managing his first start up business in the booming Australian juice bar trade, opening up Australia’s number one Juice Station Outlet. In 2005, he went on to co-found RioLife, a health food company awarded Australia’s fastest growing small business in 2010. Jeremy is a Tedx speaker who has won many awards. His book “From Idea to Start-Up” assists entrepreneurs implement processes to create a vision and execute their dream.
https://wn.com/Jeremy_Liddle_Youth_Employment_Entrepreneurship_Keynote_At_Turkey_Innovation_Week_December_2014
Dr  Peter Phillips - launch of the Youth Employment, Innovation & New Economy Commission

Dr Peter Phillips - launch of the Youth Employment, Innovation & New Economy Commission

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  • Duration: 8:12
  • Updated: 13 Jun 2017
  • views: 59
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https://wn.com/Dr_Peter_Phillips_Launch_Of_The_Youth_Employment,_Innovation_New_Economy_Commission
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