9 September 2015

MTFJ Workshops focus on boosting Youth Employment

Throughout July 2015, the Mayors Taskforce for Jobs delivered nine workshops throughout the country. The Workshops looked to explore, shape and strengthen the vital connection between young people leaving school and gaining employment. Read more


1 September 2015

Connecting for Youth Employment

Connecting for Youth Employment (CYE) Trust was established in Central Hawke’s Bay (CHB) in 2013, with support from the Mayors Taskforce for Jobs, to ensure that the community continues on a path to provide employment and training opportunities to young people.

19 August 2015

JobFest15 a real success

The latest JobFest15 youth employment summit saw approximately 2,000 young people and 62 businesses meet up at North Harbour Stadium earlier this month in order to get more of Auckland’s youth into employment.

19 August 2015

Dunedin Youth Council Appointed

The Youth Council has been established by the Dunedin City Council’s Youth Participation Advisory Group so young people aged 12 to 17 can become better informed about civic issues and participate more in the running of the city.