Leading up to Day of the Girl 2019, I was thinking a lot about climate change warrior Greta Thunberg’s cautionary advice to members of Congress. “...
Today we are thrilled to announce the Strategic Alliance Initiative, through which IYF will partner with a consortium of social ventures from our network to drive impact and innovation on issues affecting people and the planet.
Young people—those whose future is most threatened—have emerged as the greatest champions against climate change.
If we want to get anywhere, young people need to be directly involved in informing and creating programming meant to address their needs and challenges.
Meet our newest executive team member, who arrives at a critical and exciting time in IYF's history.
During summer vacation, many of Baltimore City's young residents find employment through Baltimore Summer Skill-Builders (BSSB), a branch of the city's YouthWorks (YW) initiative that couples project-based...
"For too long, girls have come last in the hierarchy of who gets attention and whose needs are addressed," says Christen Brandt.
Jessica and Francisco each started successful social ventures but have transitioned to roles at different levels of government in Peru and Spain, respectively.
Roberto Zapata, 31, discusses the human rights agenda, the importance of education, and why the 2019 Rice Award honorable mention is so significant.