With unemployment high in the kingdom, sources say young people increasingly are buying fake papers and turning to refugee-smuggling rings.
Thousands of students in Jordan graduate from disciplines not needed by the economy.
Don Bosco’s Italian Institute for Vocational Education, in Egypt, breaks the stereotype of that form of education as being inferior.
More women are studying law, and many choose a career in the judiciary. But social expectations may slow their advancement.
A group that started small in one London neighborhood now helps young people across the United Kingdom and supplies research to international clients.
In search of better jobs, Tunisian women have started to study vocational subjects traditionally taken only by men.
Raised by exile families in Pakistan, many young Afghans face hardships as they try to build lives in Afghanistan.
Vocational education’s goal of giving young people practical skills that would make them desirable to employers isn’t working out in Egypt.
Constantly changing government decisions have discouraged students from pursuing vocational and technical professions.
Despite the opportunities that vocational education can provide to support Gaza’s deteriorating economy, many challenges still hinder it.