Structure and content

The Academy is designed as a hands-on, consistent sequence of plenary sessions and elective courses touching upon various youth-employment-related subjects and covering contextual, analytical, and practical issues.

The Academy will combine plenary sessions and elective courses.

Plenary sessions will centre on:

  • Global youth employment trends and policy implications;
  • Promoting rights at work for young people;
  • The gender dimension of youth employment and prospects;
  • The youth employment policy cycle;
  • Youth and the future of work;
  • Partnering for youth employment;
  • More and better jobs for young women and men.

Each participant will also be able to select and attend four of the following elective courses::

  • Economic policies for youth employment;
  • Active labour market policies;
  • Skills development and employability;
  • Youth entrepreneurship;
  • Rural youth employment;
  • Youth transition to formality;
  • Youth employment in fragile settings;
  • Green jobs for youth.

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International Training Centre of the ILO

Viale Maestri del Lavoro, 10
10127 Turin - Italy

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