Explore IYF's 28-year history through an interactive timeline.
"A Future Youth Want"
Your tax-deductible gift helps ensure that young people around the world, including some of the most vulnerable and underserved, are able to realize a brighter future.
Learn about Zangar, an initiative launched in partnership with Chevron and local government to teach STEM and life skills.
With a special focus on reaching young women, our work in Zimbabwe connects youth with economic opportunities.
We're preparing young people with the skills they need to get the jobs employers are looking to fill.
Through YouthActionNet®, thousands of young change-makers grow as leaders.
Passport to Success® life skills training is bridging the gap between current employment opportunities and today’s young jobseekers.
Our NEO initiative is connecting youth In Latin America and the Caribbean with market-relevant job training.
Our corporate partnerships are proof that Investing in young people not only changes lives—it also makes good business sense.
For scale and sustainability, we've always emphasized building local partner's capacity to serve youth long-term.
Over 300 development resources: our initiatives, approaches, and best practices.
Top-level interviews, new research, and other important updates on our youth development initiatives.
Can you think of an employer or industry that would want to hire someone who doesn’t work well in teams, isn’t responsible, and can’t creatively problem-solve?
Creativity is putting the pieces together to get a better outcome.
Why must we focus on lifelong learning?
The 2017 Global Youth Wellbeing Index is a diagnostic tool, listening device, investment guide, and benchmark for the SDGS—not a rating system.