Employment Education

Young Researchers in Baltimore Provide Insights into Opportunity Youth Everywhere

A new report published by Annie E. Casey Foundation presents globally-relevant research from Baltimore.

New S4YE Report Highlights Innovative Youth Employment Projects

Learn three takeaways from this new publication.

Closing the Global Gender Gap

For the first time since 2006, the global gender gap isn't shrinking—it's growing.

5 Ways Companies are Innovating for Impact in Youth Employment

The world’s young people won’t have the opportunity to reach their full potential without a concerted global effort.

5 Recommendations for Reconnecting Youth in Baltimore & Beyond

At this cross-border learning event, participants shared strategies for reaching out to and engaging with opportunity youth.

World Bank Study Explores Mobility Across Generations

How can young people break free from generational cycles of poverty?

Christian Science Monitor Features Rutas Initiative in Mexico

An IYF initiative in the country is reducing dropout rates and connecting young people to employment.

5 Tips for Online Learning in Diverse Contexts

These suggestions can help make the process less intimidating.

When a College Degree Alone Doesn’t Guarantee a Bright Future

Zimbabwe:Works is preparing young people to seize opportunities and succeed in self-employment and formal work.

Expanding Youth Economic Opportunity in Zimbabwe

In Zimbabwe, young people can't rely solely academic qualifications. Country-wide economic hardships have forced many youth to be innovative and venture into the informal economy, or rely on luck to earn an income. Watch how Nicolai and Rudo used the resources of the Zimbabwe:Works initiative to create success.