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Job struggle facing young Italians

Young Italians are facing an uncertain future as their country struggles to bring its deficit under control.

Areas where industry has always been strong are now seeing jobs disappearing, while regions where unemployment has always been high are reaching crisis level.

Ben Thompson travelled from Tuscany in the north to Naples in the south to learn about the challenges faced by Italy's young people.

You can find out more about Ben's trip on the BBC's World Class.

  • 12 Dec 2011
  • From the section Europe