IYF Blog

On International Youth Day, IYF's Young Leaders Respond to Five Key Questions

Today, August 12, is International Youth Day. It’s a day the world has recognized every year for two decades, but this year feels different. Not because the day itself has changed, but because the world has.

This year’s IYD theme—...

COVID Check-In: Reinvention Through Skills Training in Mozambique

In Mozambique, many people work in the informal economy—for example, selling bean pastries on city streets, braiding people’s hair from doorsteps or porches, or operating small market stalls selling food or cosmetics. However, as part of COVID-19...

The Virtues of Going Virtual : How IYF Palestine is Reimagining Teacher Training

Learn how teacher training has gone virtual in response to COVID-19.

COVID Check-In: How Young People are Coping With Mental Health Challenges in Tanzania

Young people in Tanzania explain sources of anxiety during COVID-19, and how they're coping.

How an IYF Program Team in Mexico Learned and Innovated to Serve High School Students During COVID-19

Learn how an IYF program team innovated in response to the unprecedented challenges of COVID-19.