News Flash - Lithuania

“…while the rate of unemployment in Lithuania has fallen by almost 2%, from 14.2% to 12.4%, during the last year, high youth unemployment rates still remain problematic. In the 20 to 24 year old age group unemployment is as high as 33% in some territories. It is agreed by all practitioners and policy makers that new approaches are required to address this on-going problem. Developing the entrepreneurship skills of graduates to provide them with the competences required to integrate into the rapidly changing labour market is seen as one potential solution…”