Public Affairs Hosts Café Talk on Youth Employment and Entrepreneurship

Publich Affairs Section organized a debate between 10 civil society representatives, business people, experts in entrepreneurship and university professors on how to boost entrepreneurship opportunities to improve employability among youth in Tunisia.

The event was organized with local NGO IIDebate and hosted by the Embassy’s IRC. Several USG initiatives – by PAS and USAID – to encourage economic development and entrepreneurship in Tunisia were mentioned by participants in the discussion, and the PAO, who observed the event, noted in closing comments that this is a priority for the U.S. in Tunisia.