Inequality Among Roma in Bulgaria

The threat of radicalisation of Roma is often raised by politicians and media commentators in Bulgaria. But economic exclusion makes Roma communities open to gestures of friendship or financial support, giving radical groups a target.

Youth near the Ebu Bekir mosque in Pazardjik.
Ines Amri
zenithTalk: Ines Amri

Ines Amri is an activist, teacher and expert in founding and establishing socially-minded start-ups.

As Youth Unemployment Soars, Experts Blame Corruption and Poor Governance

While Arab youth join the labour markets in growing numbers, political leaders in many Arab countries seem unable to direct economies towards creating desirable jobs in sufficient numbers. Unable, or unwilling?

Downtown Cairo at night. Egypt's private sector has underperformed for decades due to corruption.