Employment Education

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?

Sport for Kenyan Youth Employment

Learn about a unique initiative that combines soccer with life skills and in-demand technical training.

Life Skills Training Sets Young Woman Motor Mechanic Apart

Thumeka has always loved working on cars, and now she's making it her career.

She’s Challenging Limits to Women’s Career Growth in Morocco

Nazik El Yaalaoui knows that getting a job is one thing; moving up in the ranks is another.

How to Get Industrial Sector Employers to Hire More Women

To close the gender wage gap and promote women’s economic mobility, women need increased access to traditionally male-dominated jobs.

This Combination Is Key to Work Readiness in South Africa

"We have to help give our learners and interns practical work experience and training."

3 Ways to Increase Youth Apprenticeships in the United States

Not to be relegated as a thing of the past, apprenticeships represent a critical opportunity for the United States to fill its middle skills jobs gap.

Survey Confirms the Dramatic Effects of Life Skills Training for Employees

Hilton has seen the very real benefits of investing in life skills training for their team members.

The Story of Thumeka

Why did Thumeka choose motor mechanics? “I just love everything about it,” says the 20-year-old graduate of the College of Cape Town.

Bringing Global Lessons to the United States’ Opportunity Youth

While knowledge is growing and solutions exist, too little dialogue is taking place between nations on how best to connect youth to supportive mentors and institutions.