Nowadays employment and unemployment problem are regarded as a significant factor in economic and social development levels of a country not only in our country but also across the world. Although our country has been mentioned among the G-20 countries during the recent period, unemployment still remains as one of the most significant social and economic problems. In our country, it is observed that the unemployment rate is increasing at an increasing rate instead of decreasing as the implemented macroeconomic policies become insufficient and also the disruptions of economic and social structures are experienced. The unemployment problem which was expected to decrease based on the increasing education level in the previous period has given its place to the ranks of unemployed that was composed of educated youth. This study addressed especially the increases in the unemployment rate resulting from the conditions of both our country and the region, and solution proposals of measures for current problems were put forward.
Keywords: Unemployment, Employment, Youth Unemployment, Migration Problem