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Breaking through - Young people at work

Youth employment is a major concern across New Zealand according to the findings of the National Conversation about Work reported by the Human Rights Commission in 2010. Breaking through - Young people at work is an online guide that aims to inform and inspire, and provide practical advice to employers on how young people can be employed. Every business is different and will have their own ideas and opportunities for action. 

Breaking through - Young people at work advocates for the hiring and retention of young people to help economic recovery, improve productivity and as a vital national resource in themselves.

Read the Report:

You can read the Breaking through - Young People at work report (PDF) here.