Facts on Issues

650k

650,000 young people under the age of 25 years are currently unemployed or underemployed

26.6%

26.6% of all long term unemployed people are aged 15-24 years old

50%

50% of the world’s young people will end up in jobs that haven’t been created yet

12

12 years is the time young people spend studying a curriculum that was developed over 70 years ago and is not relevant for the future

4.7

4.7 years is the average time it takes for a University graduate to transition to work in their chosen field

Action Hub – A Platform For Change

The NYC’s Action Hub is a community platform with news, events, videos, and more on the issues facing youth employment and transitions.

Attend a Public Hearing:

 

Registrations are open now for NYC public hearings. This is a great opportunity to get involved and have your voice heard.

 

Hearings are open to all members of the public including young people, educators, employers, government, parents, service providers, youth workers, and more.

 

Our current hearing dates and locations are below:

 

Melbourne CBD | Preston | Dandenong | Sunshine | Geelong
March 5 – 29, 2019

What can you present on?

 

If you’re wondering what you can present on at the NYC public hearings click here to download a Guide to Presenting which has all the info you need.

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