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Make a Stand for Young People: Support IYF on Giving Tuesday

By donating, you can join us in preparing the world's young men and women to successfully earn a living, empowering teachers to engage and inspire generations of students, supporting young leaders in driving powerful social change—and more.

How to Know You’re Moving the Needle on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Read an interview with Carla Koppell, Distinguished Fellow at Georgetown University's Institute for Women, Peace, and Security.

Food Waste, Climate Change, and How Global Impact Starts at the Kitchen Table

How does food waste connect to the larger issue of climate change? Learn from KinoSol's Mikayla Sullivan. 

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2017 Global Youth Wellbeing Index

The Index is a call to action and guide for investment in the world's young people. Created in partnership with Hilton, it addresses seven of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and features seven domains: gender equality, economic opportunity, education, health, safety and security, citizen participation, and information and communication technology.

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YouthMap Casamance: Fatmata's Story

YouthMap Casamance: Fatmata's Story

A young mother in southern Senegal has learned valuable life skills through her Passport to Success® training.

Youth Help Youth to Get Jobs

Youth Help Youth Get Jobs

Watch as Cristina, a facilitator, and Miriam, a program graduate, share the uniqueness of Youth:Work Mexico's youth-to-youth approach.