Description: 

This publication covers implementation of IOM’s project on rapid assessment of the opportunities for decent employment for youth facing long- term exclusion from the labour market in Kazakhstan and Tajikistan from May – December 2020

Table of contents: 
  • Acronyms
  • List of tables and figures
  • INTRODUCTION
  • KAZAKHSTAN
  • Methodology
  • Country findings
    • Socioeconomic status and outlook of youth 
    • Local labour demand (employers’ and officials’ views) 
    • Barriers to employment
    • Job search strategies and forms of support
    • Outlook for the future
  • Conclusions and recommendations
  • TAJIKISTAN
  • Methodology
  • Country findings
    • Socioeconomic status of youth respondents
    • Local labour demand (employers’ and officials’ views) 
    • Barriers to employment
    • Job search strategies and forms of support
    • Outlook for the future
  • Conclusions and recommendations