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In Nigeria, Investing in Local Businesses Benefits the Community

Read one young leader's reflections on entrepreneurship, investing in local businesses, and the power of youth voice.

An Energetic New Orleans & Brazil Exchange

Can bio-centric movement improve communication, build community, and reinforce self-esteem?

Youth Civic Engagement Has Lasting Benefits

Does civic engagement distract young people from academics, or does it improve outcomes?

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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.