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Webinar: When Beliefs are Barriers—Changing Social Norms to Promote Young Women’s Employment

To celebrate Women’s History Month, we hosted an interactive webinar to explore how changing beliefs and attitudes among parents, partners, employers, and others can help open a space for young women to join the workforce. This session was recorded on March 28, 2019 and features:

Support Victims of Cyclone Idai: Every Contribution Counts

On Monday, March 25, we're proudly joining colleagues, partners, and friends in Maputo, Mozambique to convene a critical discussion about youth inclusive systems amidst a tragedy that impacts youth directly.

In the wake of...

(Re)Connecting Youth “Safe Spaces” Learning Event – Highlights

“Trust us… we have so much power and light within us.” Jasmín, a youth advocate with the Asociación Civil Doncel, provides recommendations for practitioners working with foster youth at a (Re)Connecting Youth learning event.

(Re)Connecting Youth “Safe Spaces” Learning Event – Youth Panel

Six former foster youth from the Nebraska Children and Families Foundation and the the Asociación Civil Doncel in Argentina share their insights on peer mentoring initiatives for youth in care.