IYF Blog - Posts in investing in young people


Reflections on a Post-Election Development Agenda

As we near Inauguration Day, I see three priorities for the development community in 2017 and beyond. 

The World Needs More Investments in Youth Economic Opportunity

We need more data about investments in youth economic opportunity and a better understanding of its value.

Youth, the Best New Frontier for Investment in China

Until 2008, people called them China’s first generation of couch potatoes and “online addicts.” After the 2008 earthquake, they became known as the generation that will save China. For the 415 million Chinese under 34 years old, the truth probably lies somewhere in between.

Financial Times Special Report: "Investing in Young People" (2014)

The 2014 special report "Investing in Young People" is the result of an annual collaboration between the Financial Times and the International Youth Foundation (IYF)....