ILO Report Offers Stark MENA Outlook

 

The International Labor Organization’s 2014 ‘Global Employment Trends’ report, released this week, is bleak reading for MENA. North Africa is the worst preforming region globally on a whole range of metrics; the Middle East isn’t far behind. MEES crunches the numbers.

 

The ILO’S Key MENA Findings:

Unemployment in the region remains the highest in the world. At 11.5% for 2013 (12.2% for North Africa –...