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Welcome to the IYF newsroom. Here you’ll find our blog posts, newsletter articles, publications, and videos. We invite you to explore what we’ve learned through more than two decades of positive youth development. For media inquiries, please contact Jonathan Mudd.

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The Value of Skill-Building & Education, with Katie Fallon of Hilton

Hear from Katie Fallon, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Corporate Affairs at Hilton.

Ask Young People What They Need and Let Their Answers Drive Transformation

To achieve a world in which all young people are inspired and equipped to realize the future they want, transforming education is of paramount importance. 

What It Means to Put Girls First So They Can Live Their Rights

"For too long, girls have come last in the hierarchy of who gets attention and whose needs are addressed," says Christen Brandt.

From the IYF Library

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.