Employment Education

Trainers Return for Baltimore Summer Skill-Builders

Learn what it takes to be a successful Baltimore Summer Skill-Builders supervisor and Passport to Success trainer.

The Future of Youth Education in Post-Conflict Colombia

Sergio Fajardo Valderrama, former Mayor of Medellín, discusses the challenges and opportunities surrounding youth development in Colombia. 

How Sports Are Linked to Critical Work Readiness Skills

Skills development can and should also take place outside of the classroom.

How 3 Companies are Closing the Skills Gap for Youth in the U.S.

What are Best Buy and two other leading companies doing to improve employment opportunities for U.S. youth?

New Opportunities for Young Entrepreneurs in Zimbabwe

Through Zimbabwe:Works, Christine learned critical life skills and practical work training, and had the opportunity to get a loan to expand her business. Watch how this initiative is creating new opportunities for youth in Zimbabwe.

5 Practical, Bilingual Youth Employability Guides

With English and Spanish versions, these user-friendly guides contain theoretical and highly practical content.

Work Readiness Skills & Gender Equality in the Dominican Republic

Sofia was worried about the students in her furniture design, construction, and assembly course. Read why she is more confident about their futures now. 

The Value of Lifelong Learning in Africa

What does it mean to invest in the youth of Africa, and what role does lifelong learning play?

Youth & the Future of Work

Innovations in Youth Employment: Insights from the NEO Initiative examined how to align youth, school, training, and employer needs to connect youth with opportunities and bridge the skills gap.

STEM, Life Skills & Fear of Failure in Kazakhstan

Why didn't Alibek and his team give up when the first, second, and third prototypes failed?