IYF Blog

If You Want to Achieve the Greatest Impact, Learn to Listen

The (Re)Connecting Youth Initiative's successful first phase draws to a close, leaving a legacy from which to learn and a foundation on which to build.

Louisiana Youth Make Their Voices Heard

Clustered around a table at The Rhino, a popular coffeehouse in Shreveport, Louisiana, four high school students plotted and planned. The next day, Ta'Mya, David, Annika, and Robert would have less than an hour to present key challenges...

Progress Towards a Peaceful World is Slow, but There's Reason for Hope

 "We need to prioritize young people's role in achieving the SDG's—now."

Creating a Stable, Prosperous World Will be an Inclusive (and Messy) Process

Romina Bandura of CSIS highlights the linkages between SDGs 8 and 16, the need for partnerships, and the importance of inclusivity.

Decent Work, Transforming TVET Systems, and the Power of Inclusive Partnerships

Real change requires partnerships, and real partnerships must include young people.