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What Are Youth Thinking?

Have you ever wondered what’s really on the minds of young people? Here’s your chance.

As IYF turns 20, we surveyed 20-year-olds around the globe participating in IYF-supported programs about what excites them, what concerns them, and what gives them hope. We asked them who their heroes...

IYF Releases 4th Edition of YOUth Magazine

Today’s 12-24-year olds represent the world’s most promising younger generation. In the years ahead, they will face daunting challenges and extraordinary opportunities. But what direction will their lives take? How can we best support them? Is time running out? These are among the prominent...

August 12, 2010, Begins United Nations International Year of Youth

The International Youth Foundation (IYF) joins civil society organizations around the globe in celebrating the UN’s International Year of Youth, which begins today. The effort promotes initiatives that harness the energy, imagination and initiative...

Celebrating 20 Years

Microsoft chose to work with IYF in many countries because it is an effectively global and appropriately local organization.— Akhtar Badshah, Senior Director, Global Community Affairs, Microsoft Corporation

In April 1990, the International Youth Foundation was...