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Young People Tell Us How They Are Fighting Poverty & Driving Sustainability

On International Youth Day, the world's young people share their ideas and solutions for pressing global challenges.

How Two Youth Mentors in Mexico Found Their Callings

With every new place I visit, I find a new and stimulating team of young professionals who will be trained as youth-to-youth facilitators, mentors, and counselors. And with every new team, the same faces come to my mind: the young people that started it all, back in 2011 in Ciudad Juarez.

How One Algerian Youth is Helping Others Reach Their Goals

“Empowering youth to reach their goals is rewarding and inspiring,” says Mohamed Temar of his role as a volunteer life skills trainer in Saïda, a city in northwest Algeria. 

Young Women's Empowerment in Senegal Through Life Skills

Meet Fatmata and Fatou, two young women in different parts of Senegal, who've both learned valuable life skills by participating in Passport to Success® training under YouthMap Casamance.