75 million and counting.

According to the latest study conducted by the International Labour Organization (ILO), that is the estimated number of 15-24 year old young men and women around the world who are looking, but unable to find work. An additional 75 million youth work mostly in informal jobs without any benefits, job security, or workplace protections and earn about $2 USD per day.

Like same-age peers with disabilities, this global group of job-seekers are unemployed at rates three times higher than older adults.