Livelihoods

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.

How Sports Are Linked to Critical Work Readiness Skills

Skills development can and should also take place outside of the classroom.

How 3 Companies are Closing the Skills Gap for Youth in the U.S.

What are Best Buy and two other leading companies doing to improve employment opportunities for U.S. youth?

From Refugee to School Drop-Out to Social Entrepreneur in Jordan

Meet the young leader who's providing young refugees safe spaces for learning and connection.

12 Ways to Better Understand and Support Refugees

Before they were refugees, they were students, doctors, engineers, shop owners, housewives, educators, and a number of other professions.

My Family’s Story in Iraq and Syria is the Story of Millions

The sister cities of Aleppo and Mosul that we all knew are gone forever, an unfathomable double loss.

5 Practical, Bilingual Youth Employability Guides

With English and Spanish versions, these user-friendly guides contain theoretical and highly practical content.