|ORGANIZATION||International Labour Office, Geneva|
|TOPIC||Economic crisis and recovery|
With an environment of growing uncertainty in the economic recovery and stalled recovery in the job market, the ILO now takes the opportunity to revisit the much publicized youth labour market figures to assess where young men and women currently stand. Are the prospects for youth employment better or worse than predicted in the GET Youth 2010? What are the latest figures? What has changed since the report was released, where and why? These are some of the questions that will be examined in the present update.