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Welcome to the IYF newsroom. Here you’ll find our blog posts, newsletter articles, publications, and videos. We invite you to explore what we’ve learned through more than two decades of positive youth development. For media inquiries, please contact Gill McCallion.

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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.

Youth are the Best Investment You'll Ever Make

Now is the time to invest in our shared future, and that means investing in our youth.

Why Economic Instability Anywhere Impacts Stability Everywhere

Discussion centered on how—and why—the United States should actively contribute to the creation of environments worldwide that lead to robust job growth and a well-equipped workforce.

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2017 Global Youth Wellbeing Index

The Index is a call to action and guide for investment in the world's young people. Created in partnership with Hilton, it addresses seven of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and features seven domains: gender equality, economic opportunity, education, health, safety and security, citizen participation, and information and communication technology.

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YouthMap Casamance: Fatmata's Story

YouthMap Casamance: Fatmata's Story

A young mother in southern Senegal has learned valuable life skills through her Passport to Success® training.

Youth Help Youth to Get Jobs

Youth Help Youth Get Jobs

Watch as Cristina, a facilitator, and Miriam, a program graduate, share the uniqueness of Youth:Work Mexico's youth-to-youth approach.