Social Innovation

First Lady Michelle Obama Meets with Young Leaders in Mexico

On her recent visit to Mexico, First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama kicked-off her international platform of youth engagement by addressing university students and engaging in a roundtable discussion with young leaders in Mexico, including young social...

Action Takes Root: IYF’s Global Youth Leadership Program Goes Local

Since 2001, with support from Nokia, IYF’s YouthActionNet® program has provided 160 youth leaders from 55 countries with critical leadership training and practical skill-building to help them build the capacity of their organizations.

Today, this highly successful global program is taking...

YouthActionNet® Global Network

Imagine a global network of youth leadership programs dedicated to equipping emerging social entrepreneurs with the knowledge and skills to dramatically increase the impact of their social change work. And what if that network enabled young leaders to collaborate with their peers—locally and...