Livelihoods

(Re)Connecting Youth Learning Exchange Yields Valuable Insight

Disconnection is a feeling shared by young people in Tijuana and Baltimore. What is being done?

Orale Gave Me Confidence

Young Victor in Tijuana, Mexico, describes how participating in IYF's Orale initiative, in partnership with the TK Foundation, has given him the drive to complete his education and be more confident.

2017 Global Youth Wellbeing Index Provides a Call to Action

A recent article in the Diplomatic Courier highlights key data points from the 2017 Global Youth Wellbeing Index.

How to Understand & Advance Youth Wellbeing

The 2017 Global Youth Wellbeing Index is a diagnostic tool, listening device, investment guide, and benchmark for the SDGS—not a rating system.

The 2017 Global Youth Wellbeing Index Launches

As the global community continues its commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Index provides a comprehensive picture of the disconnection that too many young people experience and acts as a guide for deepened investment.

Learning for Life: 2016 IYF Annual Report

What challenges do the world's youth face, how do they feel about the future, and who will play a role in helping them realize their potential?

From Egypt, A Real Example of the Power of Capacity Strengthening

We hadn’t been in touch for two years when I received Dalia's email.

What’s Transforming Students in Mozambique?

"Our teachers and parents can’t teach us everything, and we don’t always want to listen to them," says one young Mozambican.

Transformative Life Skills in Mozambique

Listen to young people explain about the power of Passport to Success® life skills training in Mozambique. In this video, students participating in the Escolhas initiative, a partnership of IYF and Mozal, came together for a career fair.

My Hands-On Experience in a NEO Internship in the Dominican Republic

I am 19 years old and one of 26,000 youth participants in the NEO Dominican Republic alliance.