6 Nov 2012
A bad thing:
Sierra Leone has come a long way since the brutal 1991-2002 civil war, which left thousands dead. Youth unemployment was a major cause of the conflict. However, despite significant economic growth at a macro-level and large-scale foreign investment since the conflict, up to 70 percent of youths are currently underemployed or unemployed.
Read more: http://www.irinnews.org/Report/96711/SLIDESHOW-Youth-unemployment-a-threat-to-Sierra-Leone-s-security