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Manager Aliona Avetisean
Aliona Avetisean is a manager in Chemonics’ Asia Division and a member of the Education and Youth Practice.
by Aliona Avetisean
Despite the remarkable progress the world has made in its fight against poverty, it is a challenging time to be young. Youth face high unemployment in many parts of the world today. In Africa, for example, young people account for 60 percent of all unemployed. The youth unemployment rates in countries like Botswana, Republic of…