Employment Education

Meet Seven Young People Helping Bring IYF's Virtual Summit to Life

Learn about our upcoming virtual summit—Our Future, Our Voices—from seven young people who've helped bring it to life. 

COVID Check-In: Reinvention Through Skills Training in Mozambique

In Mozambique, many people work in the informal economy—for example, selling bean pastries on city streets, braiding people’s hair from doorsteps or porches, or operating small market stalls selling food or cosmetics. However, as part of COVID-19...

COVID Check-In: How Young People are Coping With Mental Health Challenges in Tanzania

Young people in Tanzania explain sources of anxiety during COVID-19, and how they're coping.

How an IYF Program Team in Mexico Learned and Innovated to Serve High School Students During COVID-19

Learn how an IYF program team innovated in response to the unprecedented challenges of COVID-19. 

Want to Make an Impact? Support These Community-Based Organizations That Serve Black Youth

Meet our amazing community-based partners who support Black youth—not only in times of crisis, but always.

COVID Check-In: 4 Young Women in Mexico Share Their Experiences During Lockdown

Four young women in Mexico remain hopeful despite the unprecedented challenges of COVID-19.

COVID Check-In: Youth Opportunity Ambassadors Share Their Perspectives During the Pandemic

Meet eight young people from Chicago and Washington, D.C. who share their experiences of life during COVID-19.

How One Organization in India Supports Parents to Become Teachers During COVID-19

Learn how parents in India are being empowered to teach their children during COVID-19. 

Self-Discovery and Skill Development for Success in Life and Work

Meet one of our amazing community-based partners who are equipping young people to succeed in school, work, and life. 

4 Recommendations to Move the Needle On Women's Economic Empowerment

What can development organizations do to advance women's economic empowerment?