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Nonprofit Aims to Curb Violent Extremism Through Youth Employment

One in three young people across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are out of school and out of work, according to Jamie McAuliffe, president and CEO of Education for Employment (EFE). His nonprofit organization, which provides professional training and job-placement assistance for young adults across the region, is also helping to provide an alternate route to violent extremism for at-risk youths. "ISIS and others are promising young people a job and a wife, so jobs are...

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