Africa's Youth Unemployment Crisis By the Numbers

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  • Kenya
  • Nigeria
  • Botswana
  • Malawi
  • Egypt
  • A Wasted Youth
  • Namibia
  • South Africa
  • Ethiopia
  • Tunisia
  • The Republic of Congo


A local 2011 survey showed that of the 17.8% unemployed people living in Botswana, 35 percent are young people. As a result, the government and non-governmental organizations have launched a number of job creation programs to address this major challenge.

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