IYF Blog - Posts in multi-sector alliances


5 Strategies for Managing a Multi-Stakeholder Alliance

Preparing young people for the job market requires a system of schools, employers, industrial chambers, and civil society working together. But how do you manage these alliances effectively? 

4 Ways to Drive Youth Economic Opportunities in Indonesia

For me, getting the numbers right—particularly when they are measuring young people’s wellbeing—is critically important to how we shape meaningful youth development programs and strategies. Unfortunately, statistics around youth employment, perhaps the most significant indicator of whether a young person will lead a productive and successful life, may not paint an accurate or complete picture.

Global Coalition Launched to Tackle Youth Unemployment

In response to the 75 million currently unemployed young people living in the developing world, key policymakers, business, and civil society leaders announced the establishment of Solutions for Youth Employment (S4YE) –a global coalition that addresses the pervasive challenges facing young people in gaining access to job opportunities.

Promoting Youth Entrepreneurship for Job Creation & Growth in Africa

What are the keys to ensuring young entrepreneurs in Africa gain the skills and access to financing they need to succeed? How can youth-led businesses stimulate much-needed job creation? These were among the questions explored during a recent conference convened by the International Youth...