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The Role of Technology in Preparing Disadvantaged Youth for the World of Work

To what extent does information and communication technologies (ICT) training enhance the ability of underserved youth to learn employability skills and find a job? According to a recent study conducted in three Latin American countries on behalf of the International Youth Foundation (IYF),...

Finding Your Passion: A Former IT Trainee Now Trains His Peers

“I couldn’t keep waiting for success, so I decided to walk toward it.’’ This is how Malik in Zarqa, Jordan, starts his story. The 23-year-old didn’t...

Young Women Seize New Opportunities to Develop Skills, Access Jobs

The main road leading into this small urban center in Jordan’s agricultural belt is flanked by plastic covered greenhouses and vendors selling freshly-picked tomatoes, cauliflower, and cucumbers.

While agricultural productivity in the region has increased...

Inter-American Development Bank Salutes IYF Employability Program

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) celebrated its 50th anniversary by showcasing one of its most successful projects promoting economic opportunities for underserved youth. Attended by IDB President Luis Alberto Moreno, the pre-assembly...