Capacity4dev recently spoke to Rachel Sabates-Wheeler, a development economist and research fellow at the Institute of Development Studies in the UK, who's considered a leading expert on social protection.
This is a short presentation on the contribution of rural transport to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. Improvement of rural transport is indispensable for 9 goals. Therefore more attention needs to be given to the topic.
One of the biggest problem in our modern society is the lack of job opportunities for the entire population and specifically for young people. To have an idea of the magnitude of the issue we have just to think that youth are three times as likely as adults to be unemployed.