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Regional Experts Gather in Dubrovnik to Tackle Youth Unemployment Problem

CroatiaMore than 160 people from 17 countries have gathered in Dubrovnik to tackle a major issue effecting the region – high youth unemployment…

Youth unemployment will be the focus of the 2-day conference “New Age in Organisational Development and People Management” which opened in Dubrovnik today, as experts in strategic planning, development and human resources from such companies as Agrokor, Nestle, Delta Holding, IBM, Gorenje, Podravka and Pliva, look to come up with ways to combat the growing problem.
“Enabling young people to pursue their education and find a job is the way towards economic recovery and completion of the transition of Croatia to an open market economy” said Vedrana Jelusic Kasic from EBRD, adding that the private sector have a key part to play in reducing the high unemployment rate.

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