United Nations Report Released: World Youth Deeply Concerned about Employment Prospects, Call for Increased Investment

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New York, NY (MMD Newswire) February 7, 2012 -- Young people around the world are deeply concerned about a lack of job opportunities and are calling for increased investment in that area, according to the latest World Youth Report, issued today by the United Nations.

In the aftermath of the economic crisis, the global youth unemployment rate saw its largest annual increase on record in 2009, resulting in around 75.8 million unemployed youth. "Today, we have the largest generation of young people the world has ever known," said United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki

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