Leadership

What It Takes To Be a Social Entrepreneur—an Interview With Melanie Tran

Meet changemaker Melanie Tran as she shares insight and inspiration from her journey as a social entrepreneur. 

How Will You Change the World?

Voices of Social Change is a free online short course launching Feb. 24.

Introducing Voices of Social Change

Voices of Social Change is a free online short course co-designed and delivered by eight young social entrepreneurs. Follow in the footsteps of these young change-makers who had an idea, a desire to make an impact, and converted that into real-world change.

Meet IYF's Youth Engagement Officer in Tanzania, A New YouthLead Ambassador

Find out why Arafat Lesheve, 24, is excited about the new YouthLead platform.

New Challenges, New Opportunities, and a Renewed Commitment to Transforming Lives, Together

What role must young people play to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030? 

Meet 3 Young Leaders Standing Up for Human Rights

All around the world, young people are taking action for human rights!

We Must Follow Young Women's Lead and Take Action

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. “...

On Day of the Girl, Hear from 11 Young Women About the Rights That Matter Most

Earlier this week, She’s the First and partner organizations unveiled a Global Girls Bill of Rights which will be presented at the United Nations today—October 11—in...

Invest in Meaningful Innovation: Join Us in Partnering with Social Ventures Started by Young People

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. 

Take a Cue from Young People and Fight Like Hell to Save the Planet

Young people—those whose future is most threatened—have emerged as the greatest champions against climate change.