Integrating youth in the developmental process is key in achieving goals and enabling a better future. The focus on enabling youth comes in a time that requires investing in youth. The regional turmoil and international imbalances have caused youth to resort to extreme measures to allow them to enhance their livelihoods, their participation and integration. This being said, the need to work on youth development and participation is of utmost importance. The creation of jobs and work opportunities is key in this process as well as enhancing their ideologies and thoughts.