Youth employment challenges are much more severe in rural areas than urban areas in developing countries. This rapid review looks at available evidence on the extent to which youth employment interventions work in rural settings, particularly in terms of employment creation for rural youth.
K4D helpdesk reports provide summaries of current research, evidence and lessons learned. This report was commissioned by the UK Department for International Development.
Hatayama, M. (2018). Youth employment programmes: What works in rural settings? K4D Helpdesk Report 468. Brighton, UK: Institute of Development Studies