Report on the causes and the determinants of the difficulties for

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					                        Report
         on the causes and the
determinants of the difficulties
      for the youth integration
  within the local communities
                             Back to the future
   Connecting the Younger and Older Generation through
   Life Stories to Cooperate for Making the Change within
           the Framework of Non-Formal Education


              September 2008
Unemployment
• youth unemployment rate during the third
  trimester of 2007 reached the 22.6%
• unemployed not only miss out on the
  income that work provides, but also the less
  tangible rewards, like self-esteem.




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                     September 2008
Unemployment and education
• One out of three young graduates is
  unemployed
• Youth unemployment has different scales
  depending on the educational level
• Heteroemployment




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Employment and Economics
• Undeclared job
  – low wages
  – without any insurance or labor rights
  – deep feel of injustice
  – undeclared work in Greece represents the 20%
    of GDP
• Low income of young employees
  – “Generation of €700”

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Education
• direct dependency on the market
• enters the free market and faces the
  individual competition
• phenomenon of tuition centers
• equality in education under question
• few examples of life long learning



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Youth clubs
• Local Youth Councils
  – low participation
  – youngsters not very interested in politics
• Local Youth Clubs
  – few initiatives
  – youngsters lack the chance of integrating in
    groups
  – could consist alternatives to other less beneficial
    activities

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                        September 2008
Youth clubs
• Local Youth Councils
  – low participation
  – youngsters not very interested in politics
• Local Youth Clubs
  – few initiatives
  – youngsters lack the chance of integrating in
    groups
  – could consist alternatives to other less beneficial
    activities

                    BACK TO THE FUTURE
                        September 2008