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World Youth Report

Youth Social Entrepreneurship and the 2030 Agenda

  • Author: UN, DESA
  • Publication date: August 2020
  • Page count: 146
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 20.IV.2

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ISBN: 9789211304060
ISBN: 9789210050029

About the product

This report highlights how youth social entrepreneurship can support young people's employment and development while helping to accelerate the implementation of the SDGs. It presents social entrepreneurship and anchors it in the context of the 2030 Agenda. It examines how social entrepreneurship of young people can offer not only employment opportunities, but also support other elements of youth development such as their participation. It assesses challenges to young people's social entrepreneurship and examines the synergies between technologies and youth social entrepreneurship. Policy guidance is offered to enable ecosystems for young social entrepreneurs.