IYF Blog - Posts in youth at risk


How to Avoid a Society of Anger for Youth in Africa

Does a youthful population lead to insecurity?

This question was central to the discussion at the IYF/CSIS event A Youth 3D Panel: Youth &...

Scared to Dream, Victims of Armed Conflict Given Hope for the Future

With support from the Inter-American Development Bank, IYF pilots its signature life skills program to equip young victims of armed conflict with essential life skills.

A Force for Change in the Caribbean

“I am the living experience that you can change,” says 25-year-old Eric Charles, who left a life on the streets in Saint Lucia for a full time job in a luxury hotel. Eric is just one of the nearly 2,000 youth who graduated from the Caribbean Youth Empowerment...

Youth in the Caribbean Benefit from “A New Beginning"

Government, business, and NGO leaders recently joined the International Youth Foundation (IYF) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to celebrate 150 graduates of the Caribbean Youth Empowerment Program (CYEP)....