Closing employment gap for Indigenous youth key to addressing labour shortage: study admin March 3, 2023 Interview 0 Comments Closing the employment gap for Indigenous youth in Atlantic Canada is key to easing the region’s acute labour shortage, new research released Thursday said. The Atlantic Provinces Economic Council said employment outcomes for the region’s growing Indigenous youth population have improved in recent years, but still lag non-Indigenous youth. The research found Indigenous youth under age 25 face a number of barriers in the labour market, including lower educational attainment and a lack of resources such as transportation. Increasing funding for Indigenous youth training, skills development and entrepreneurship would help improve labour market outcomes of Indigenous youth, the report said. Full story at: https://globalnews.ca/news/8989987/closing-employment-gap-indigenous-youth3-labour-shortage-study/ Source: Global News CA Share this Job :Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Share this post Facebook Twitter Pinterest AppDesignTravel Post navigation Previous PostN.B. needs to improve Indigenous engagement: ministerNext PostHow to Post a New Job as Employer Leave a CommentYou must be logged in to post a comment.