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In this podcast series, members of the Youth Futures Foundation team will be joined by experts, practitioners, policymakers and young people to discuss the issue of youth unemployment. It will explore key areas affecting young peoples’ employment outcomes, whilst delving into the crux of Youth Futures’ work, showcasing their newest research tool, the Evidence and Gap map.

Tackling Youth Unemployment Youth Futures Foundation

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In this podcast series, members of the Youth Futures Foundation team will be joined by experts, practitioners, policymakers and young people to discuss the issue of youth unemployment. It will explore key areas affecting young peoples’ employment outcomes, whilst delving into the crux of Youth Futures’ work, showcasing their newest research tool, the Evidence and Gap map.

    Episode 5 - Unpacking the Youth Employment Index with PwC

    Episode 5 - Unpacking the Youth Employment Index with PwC

    Andrea Barry, Analysis Manager at Youth Futures Foundation, is joined by Freddie Martin from PwC for a discussion on the topic of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET). In the episode they also discuss some of the findings from the Youth Employment Index, a collaborative report developed by PwC and Youth Futures Foundation, looking to understand how governments and businesses in the UK can support young people to engage with education training and work.

    • 27 min
    Episode 4 - Experiences of being NEET

    Episode 4 - Experiences of being NEET

    In this episode, our Marketing and Communications Executive, Reena, talks to Ed, one of our Future Voices Ambassadors, to explore what it's like to be young and not in education, employment or training (NEET), accessibility in work and more.

    • 12 min
    Episode 3 - Employer engagement in the youth labour market

    Episode 3 - Employer engagement in the youth labour market

    Anna Darnell, Head of Strategy and Partnerships at Youth Futures Foundation, leads a discussion on the topic of employer engagement in the youth employment landscape, reflecting on employers' roles supporting young people succeed in their career. Our guest speakers also consider some of the findings from a series of reports commissioned by Youth Futures Foundation and Movement to Work, conducted by IFF Research, which explore employers’ engagement with the youth labour market.



    Guest speakers include:


    Joel England, Future Voices Ambassador at Youth Futures Foundation
    Dina Potter, VP & Global Head of Impact, National Grid
    Nicola Wildash, Senior Research Manager, IFF Research

    • 37 min
    Episode 2 - Transforming jobs and skills for young people

    Episode 2 - Transforming jobs and skills for young people

    Harriet McCann joins Director of Institute for Employment Studies, Tony Wilson, and Youth Futures Foundation board member, Alex Morawski to consider the future of work for young people and discuss the findings from A Better Future: Transforming jobs and skills for young people post-pandemic.

    Episode speakers

    Harriet McCann, Head of Policy (Youth Futures Foundation)

    Tony Wilson, Director (Institute for Employment Studies)

    Alex Morawski, Board member and Future Voices Ambassador (Youth Futures Foundation)

    • 34 min
    Episode 1 – Youth Employment Evidence and Gap Map

    Episode 1 – Youth Employment Evidence and Gap Map

    Anna Smee will be in conversation with YFF’s Director of Impact and Evidence, Chris Goulden and Campbell Collaboration’s CEO, Howard White, to explore YFF’s newest learning and research tool: the Youth Employment Evidence and Gap Map.

    • 31 min

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