IYF Blog - Posts in social change


The Power of Soccer to Shape Leaders & Change Communities

Four young leaders from Colombia prove how filling free time with sport can drive social change—including improving school retention, preventing violence, and promoting gender equality.

New YouthActionNet® Institute to Benefit Morocco’s Young Leaders

Young social entrepreneurs across Morocco will soon benefit from training, networking, funding, and advocacy opportunities through Entrepreneurs en Mouvement (Entrepreneurs in Motion), the newest member of the International Youth Foundation’s YouthActionNet® global network.

A Great Recipe for Positive Social Change: Mix One Young Entrepreneur With a Team of Volunteers

I recently returned from Lima, Peru, where I had the privilege to meet with 20 young social entrepreneurs who had traveled from around the globe to take part in a week-long leadership retreat. 

Young People Offer Innovative Strategies to Promote Financial Inclusion

Editor’s note:  This blog post was originally posted on the YouthTech blog, which is hosted by new IYF partner Child Youth Finance International.

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