Arjimand Hussain Talib is more than just a humanitarian and international development professional. An engineer by training and a poet by temperament, he can easily don several hats at the same time. Born and raised in India’s troubled zone of Kashmir, a quirk of fate has brought this widely-travelled man to another conflict zone, the Middle East.
The youth bulge
A strong correlation has always existed between countries prone to civil conflicts and those with burgeoning youth populations. One study suggests that countries with a youth bulge are at high risk of civil conflictEhtesham Shahid