Canada’s International Development Research Center (IDRC) officially inaugurated its Middle East and North Africa Regional Office in Amman, Jordan. An opening reception was held on March 3, 2019 at the Landmark Hotel and Conference Center.
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Despite reforms, labour markets in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) have been unable to absorb the growing number of job seekers. Women and educated youth are particularly vulnerable to high unemployment. However, data on entrepreneurship and the private enterprise sector in the region have been virtually non-existent.