Youth research

Japan’s next leader targets wage hikes to fuel growth | Economic news

By ELAINE KURTENBACH, AP Business Writer MITO, Japan (AP) – Fumio Kishida, the soon-to-be prime minister of Japan, says he believes raising incomes is the only way to jumpstart growth in the world’s third-largest economy. Kishida says he wants to promote a “new capitalism” that is more equitable, with a fairer distribution of national wealth […]

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QU to host the third Youth Research Forum 2020 on March 11-12

Qatar University (QU) will host the Third Youth Research Forum 2020 on March 11-12 titled “Identity and Cultural Tourism: Towards a Sustainable Heritage Culture”. This forum aims to create research material covering the knowledge and cultural concerns of young people. In addition, it aims to create a database on the activities of young people who […]

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Racism and isolation negatively impact Thunder Bay youth, research finds

New research into the issues facing youth in Thunder Bay, Ontario has found that racism, discrimination, isolation due to transportation issues, and lack of mental health supports are among the issues. The Wellesley Institute in Toronto presented preliminary results of its Supports for Success project at a community feedback session at the West Thunder Community […]