Native Affairs - A Big Job

By Ruwani Perera
  • Auckland

While unemployment is at a 3-year low, unemployment for our rangatahi has never been higher.

Figures from the latest Household Labour Force survey show Youth unemployment has dramatically increased since the global economic recession in 2008.

In our biggest city there's around 34 thousand rangatahi not in education, employment or training. Ruwani Perera went to see what's happening at a community level in Tamaki Makaurau to tackle the issue.