Germany's dual-track vocational training system has been quite successful in recent decades, prompting others abroad to try and emulate it. Here's a brief explainer of how the system actually works.
Young people without German citizenship are more likely to struggle to get vocational training spots than German counterparts, according to a new study. Their prospects are especially bleak in the country's east.
Previously exiled Myanmar citizens are returning to their native land armed with knowledge and skills to share with their countrymen and help rebuild the country. Ate Hoekstra reports from Yangon.
One reason for rising nationalist and protectionist sentiments in advanced economies is that millions of jobs there are threatened. What can be done about this is a hotly debated topic in Davos, says DW's Andreas Becker.
The International Labor Organization (ILO) has pointed out that youth unemployment remains a major modern-day concern. Young people's labor force participation has declined sharply in the past two decades.
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