January 28, 2019
The trillion rupee question on skills development.
FINANCING skills development of a largely young and less educated population will continue to haunt governments in Pakistan. Approximately 57 million youth in the country have a high school educational attainment level or below. Most young males are either engaged in unskilled jobs or performing skills-based jobs with no formal training, while most young females are not even part of the organised workforce despite being half the working age population.