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Middle East Youth

What Is Needed for Youth Entrepreneurship in MENA?

Jamil Wyne | Posted 11.03.2014 | Impact
Jamil Wyne

Youth entrepreneurship is of particular importance in MENA. Officially, one in four young people (aged 18-29) in the region's labor market do not have jobs and one in ten adults find themselves in the same position.

ISIS Today, But Who Is Thinking of Tomorrow?

Andy Braner | Posted 11.23.2014 | Politics
Andy Braner

I believe we have to begin to ask ourselves, do we want to continue on for the next decade caught in another war in the Middle East? Maybe we can begin outlining strategies to help change what seems to be the course of the future.

The Story of Gradberry.com: How Two Recent Grads Launched a Graduate Careers Portal With $200

Iba Masood | Posted 10.07.2012 | Impact
Iba Masood

University had only taken me so far; I had a degree in my hand, but I barely had any idea how to apply this knowledge and actually get a job. Hence, Gradberry.com was born, with the goal of planting fruitful careers for the youth of the Middle East.

The Miseducation of the Arab World

Taufiq Rahim | Posted 01.09.2012 | World
Taufiq Rahim

In Jordan, a shocking 70% of the population is below 30. This is a scenario repeated across the region. These active, aware and agitated populations are the casus belli for the wider insurrection in the Arab world.