Life Skills and Citizenship Education Initiative
Middle East and North Africa
مبادرة تعليم المهارات الحياتية والمواطنة
الشرق الأوسط وشمال افريقيا
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The Skills Gap in the Middle East and North Africa: A Real Problem or a Mere Trifle? (YouGov and Bayt, 2016)

The report describes some of the causes for the skills mismatch, and reveals what employers mean when they say job seekers are not ‘employable.’ Findings in this report demonstrate that there is a clear skills gap in the region across the career level spectrum, a sentiment shared by both employers and job seekers, with employers finding it particularly challenging to identify candidates with the desired skill set and job seekers finding it especially difficult to secure a job with their current skills.

Download: The Skills Gap in the Middle East and North Africa: A Real Problem or a Mere Trifle? (YouGov 2016)