Multilateral Cooperation: Youth Employment

Requesting countryProviding country
Saint Kitts and NevisJamaica
Topics: 
EMPLOYMENT
Youth employment
Activity: 
On-site
Date: 
09/10/2018 to 09/14/2018
Description: 

 RIAL Cooperation on Youth Employment among Ministries of Labor of the Caribbean
 
PARTICIPANTS: 

  • Providing Country: Jamaica 
  • Requesting Country: Barbados 
  • Participant countries: St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, Grenada. 

OBJECTIVE:  Enhance Caribbean youth employment policies and programs, including training and school-to-work transition initiatives, in order to reduce the high levels of youth unemployment and number of youth who are neither in education or employment.  The Ministry of Labour of Jamaica, which has an extensive experience on this matter, will share its knowledge and experiences with its peers from the region, thanks to the OAS Inter-American Network for Labor Administration (RIAL)
 
PARTICIPANTS:  Officers and experts from Ministries of Labor of the Caribbean
 
TO WHOM IT IS ADDRESSED:  Ministries of Labor of the Caribbean
 
ORGANIZERS: OAS and Ministry of Labour of Jamaica
 
WHEN:  September 10 to 14, 2018
 
WHERE:  Kingston, Jamaica.  Offices of the Ministry of Labor of Jamaica, starting at 10:00 a.m. on September 10.

Relevant documents: 
Status: 
Realized
Announcement number: 
11