IYF Blog

3 Lessons for Empowering Women

 Learn three practical pieces of advice from Madeleine Albright, Zainab Salbi, and Helene D. Gayle.

New Video Series Profiles Youth Taking the Lead on SDGs

YouthActionNet fellows prove that effective SDG solutions can be built from the bottom up.

Why Life Skills Matter on Kenya’s Construction Sites

One initiative is preparing local young men and women with the full skill set that meets employer needs and can propel them to success.

Youth Population, Employment & Perceptions on Work

Today, just looking at population statistics makes it clear that prioritizing investment in the world's young people bears incredible potential for broad and meaningful impact. And actually listening to youth priorities and understanding their perspective means that businesses and governments can move forward in ways that engage youth and address real needs and opportunities.

One Way to Move Closer to Gender Equality in Palestine

Gender equality in the Middle East and North Africa labor market has been a struggle for years, and Palestine in particular has seen some of the lowest rates of women’s participation in the region.