Youth-unemployment-true-stories

Youth unemployment: true stories

In 2011, The BBC documented the plight of Natalia Santos, an unemployed Portuguese female struggling to find work. She had sent her resume to 300 schools, in hopes of a teaching position. And after 300 rejections, Natalia was still looking for employment. In 2013, The Economist highlighted the struggles of 21-year-old Helder Pereira to find work. A high school dropout living in …