Due to COVID-19, we observe a rise in youth unemployment across Asia. However, there are huge opportunities to explore new ways to define and improve the situation quickly and effectively. This session will cover the employment issues in key parts of Asia and how entrepreneurship can be a viable career path for young people.
What we cover?
1. Learn about ASEAN and Commonwealth
2. Learn about Employment opportunities and China Landscape from Gina Tan, Founder of MTS Consulting (Headhunter and Executive Search in Shanghai and rising cities)
3. Learn about India and Social Enterprise landscape from Irwan Malhotra, Co-founder of GivFunds
4. Learn about how a 2nd Gen Business Owner overcame the effects of COVID-19 from Eugene Tan, Business Owner of Pere Ocean.
Moderator and Panelist – Employability and soft skills, Ryan Ng, Founder and CEO of HHHolistic
*This event is limited to 500 Youth from Commonwealth Countries and the ASEAN Member States.
Date: Monday, 31st August 2020
Time: 6pm to 7.40pm (GMT+7)
This event is co-hosted by:
Commonwealth Secretariat and ASEAN Youth Organization