The conference brought together educators, students, entrepreneurs and advocacy groups to discuss how to support young people in the Middle East and other areas.
Syrians who have fled the fighting in their homeland feel increasingly insecure in their host country, surveys from a Lebanese university show.
Restrictions in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey continue to limit Syrians’ ability to work legally.
A survey found Arab young people believe religion plays too much of a role in society. But survey respondents said unemployment is driving some youth into the arms of the Islamic State.
A report and an accompanying interactive tool reveal the lack of basic education in much of the Arab world.
Palestine suffers from high unemployment, but one of the bright spots in the job market is for graduates of vocational and technical training.