IYF Blog - Posts in youth engagement


Young People Voice Ways to Make a Better Future in Mozambique

In my almost 40 years, I had seen similar events that ended up being just opportunities for complaining, but that day something different was in store for me.

6 Steps to Initiating Bolder Youth-Driven Economic Growth in Africa

We know investing in youth livelihoods can produce long-term positive outcomes, but how do we make sustainable change in complex systems at scale and in a resource-constrained environment?

How to Avoid a Society of Anger for Youth in Africa

Does a youthful population lead to insecurity?

This question was central to the discussion at the IYF/CSIS event A Youth 3D Panel: Youth &...

Life Skills Graduate in Brazil Finds Renewed Self-Confidence

Growing up with an abusive father and health problems that made him the victim of bullying by his peers, 17-year-old Bruno long felt isolated and ashamed. He had few friends, and his performance in school suffered.