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MPs must focus on constituency development at all times

Ghana News Agency 06 May 2021
That, he said, would complement the government's efforts at reducing unemployment among the youths and enhance the economy as youth unemployment was a major national problem, especially his constituency. Outlining ways to address the unemployment situation, he said, he would ...
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Ambulance service alerted to help over 400, say mental health group

The Irish Times 06 May 2021
Today they are facing into their own difficulties of a youth-unemployment rate that far outstrips the very worst days of the early 2010s ... “For example, many youth workers are ... “But youth unemployment was somewhere in the region of 12 per cent before the current crisis began.
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Ambulances sent to 400 young people in ‘real danger’ who used mental health text service

The Irish Times 06 May 2021
Today, they are facing into their own difficulties of a youth unemployment rate that far outstrips the very worst days of the early 2010s ... “For example, many youth workers are ... “But youth unemployment was somewhere in the region of 12 per cent before the current crisis began.
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Women and youth bear the brunt of covid-induced unemployment

Live Mint 06 May 2021
With lockdowns and curfews becoming the order of the day, the unemployment rate in April rose to 7.97% from 6.5% in the previous month, according to a survey conducted by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) ... 1) The brunt of the increase in unemployment has been borne by women ... 5) The rate of unemployment is the highest among the youth.
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One in five young people contacting mental health support website had thoughts of suicide, TDs and Senators told

Irish Independent 06 May 2021
Youth information website SpunOut.ie had 33,000 conversations with young people last year after launching a free crisis support service during the pandemic aimed at people aged 18 to 34 ...Today, they are facing into their own difficulties of a youth unemployment rate that far outstrips the very worst days of the early 2010s.
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Food security: Lagos empowers 31,781 youths, women in agribusiness

Business Day Online 06 May 2021
The Lagos State government says it has empowered over 31,781 youths and women in fisheries, poultry, rice and horticulture value chains in the last two years ... She explained that the training was informed by the need to encourage more youths and women to participate in agriculture in order to reduce unemployment.
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Youth support workers ‘stretched to the limit’ during Covid

Belfast Telegraph 06 May 2021
Youth support workers are “stretched to the limit” and “completely burned out” due to the increased demand for services during the pandemic, an Oireachtas committee has heard ...Today, they are facing into their own difficulties of a youth unemployment rate that far outstrips the very worst days of the early 2010s.
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Akufo-Addo is sleeping, we’ll use #Fixthecountry campaign to wake him up- Yamin

Ghana Web 06 May 2021
Former Deputy Minister for Youth Sports and Culture in the erstwhile NDC ... The campaign seeks to get the government to fix the country in areas such as the rising youth unemployment, dilapidated health system, skyrocketing home-renting structure, poor road networks among others.
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Making The Farmer King: Why Fair Trade Is A Big Deal

WorldNews.com 06 May 2021
The fact that agriculture is not viewed as being profitable because the products are sold for next to nothing has contributed to a resolve by the youth not to venture into it, even in the face of crippling unemployment ... of overqualified/highly skilled yet unemployed youth.
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#FixTheCountry: Former MP worried over govt’s tactics to use Police to stop demonstrators

Ghana Web 06 May 2021
The former lawmaker said the youth are the engine of the country and they have realized that the current government is on the ladder of corruption, nepotism, unemployment while the president is alleged to be paying for a private jet for a relaxation at an amount of $17,000.
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Police secures restraining order against #FixTheCountry protest on May 9

Joy Online 06 May 2021
The Ghana Police Service has secured a restraining order from a High Court to bar some agitated youth from embarking on a planned protest this Sunday ... Dominant in the sentiments shared on Twitter are rising youth unemployment, dilapidated health system, skyrocketing home-renting structure, poor road networks among others.
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Utah ranked dead last for federal pandemic aid per person. Why is that?

The Salt Lake Tribune 06 May 2021
“If you compare us at a 2.9% unemployment,” he said, “to a New York that’s almost three times our unemployment rate, that means we get fewer resources from the federal government because many of the resources are tied to economic conditions, and we’re doing very well.” ... unemployment relief and educational spending.
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#FixTheCountry: We’ll use the courts to set aside order against May 9 protest – Economic ...

Joy Online 06 May 2021
The Police earlier today secured a restraining order to prohibit the upcoming protest organised by some aggrieved citizens, mostly youth ... Dominant in the sentiments shared on Twitter are rising youth unemployment, dilapidated health system, skyrocketing home-renting structure, poor road networks among others.
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Letter from The Grind editors: Introducing ‘The myth of coming of age’

Stanford Daily 06 May 2021
There are many rites of passage to adulthood. prom, graduation ceremonies and first jobs, to name a few ... At the onset of the pandemic, the youth unemployment rate in the United States drastically increased and remains higher than the unemployment rate for the general population ... .
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Maharashtra govt looking at concessions & other sops to pacify community

The Times of India 06 May 2021
In addition, the state had said Rs 400 crore would be given to the Annasaheb Patil Economic Backward Development Corporation which provides financial assistance to unemployed youth for entrepreneurship.
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