Leadership

Ashok Regmi on Empathy in Development

Ashok Regmi, IYF’s Director of Social Innovation & Citizenship, on why the development community should embrace the values of empathy, compassion, and love.

Ashok Regmi on the Urgency of Investing in Youth

Ashok Regmi, IYF’s Director of Social Innovation & Citizenship, names fives key strategies for better working with the world’s largest ever generation of young people to solve global challenges.

3 Ways the World Can Better Serve Youth in Foster Care

IYF has worked to identify and share solutions through the (Re)Connecting Youth initiative.

When A Global Company Calls on Young Leaders for Sustainability Ideas

Learn about the exchange of ideas that happens when you tapped the creative thinking of YouthActionNet's Laureate Global Fellows.

To Achieve Global Goals, Be Audacious, Take Risks & Invest in Youth

How to leverage the energy, passion, and idealism of youth to achieve the SDGs was front and center at Youth Impact, a half-day symposium co-hosted by IYF and the Beeck Center for Social Impact + Innovation at Georgetown University.

Honor Killings in Pakistan are Ego Killings, Says Former IYF Board Member

Learn the story of a young leader working to redefine honor in her native Pakistan.

Trust Youth to Co-Create Safe Spaces

Co-creating safe spaces will require a fundamental shift in the development mindset.

The 2018 Laureate Global Fellows Are the Young Leaders Our World Needs

Meet these young social changemakers healing profound social, economic, racial, and educational divides.

What is Cohort 2030 and Why Should We Care?

There are more young people alive on the planet today than at any other time. Imagine, if we could capitalize and leverage all that human potential.

Young People Feel Entitled & That's a Good Thing

The fact that young people feel entitled is not only positive—it’s what our shared future depends upon.