Join us for the first event from the Education and Employment Futures group, as a panel of leading academics and policy experts convene to discuss opportunities for youth education and employment in developing countries.
Our panel will consider the following questions:
- What do you see as the key challenges for the future of education and employment?
- What do you see as key opportunities, pathways or solutions we could explore through the Forum for Global Challenges?
Host: Dr Christian Darko, Lecturer in Applied Business and Labour Economics, University of Birmingham
Panel Chair: Professor Peter Kraftl, Chair in Human Geography, University of Birmingham
- Dr Namita Datta, Program Manager| Solutions for Youth Employment (S4YE), World Bank Group
- David Evans PhD, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Development
- Professor William Baah-Boateng, Associate Professor of Economics and Head of Economics Department, University of Ghana
- Professor Elaine Unterhalter, Professor of Education and International Development, UCL Institute of Education
- Dr Rafael Mitchell, Lecturer in Comparative and International Education, University of Bristol