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Scared to Dream, Victims of Armed Conflict Given Hope for the Future

With support from the Inter-American Development Bank, IYF pilots its signature life skills program to equip young victims of armed conflict with essential life skills.

One Million Youth in Latin America & the Caribbean to Benefit from Novel Job Training Alliance

A path-breaking alliance between major corporations and the public sector will expand effective job training and placement models, reaching one million youth in Latin America and the Caribbean over the next decade.

Today, the International Youth Foundation (IYF) and the Multilateral...

From Street Peddler to Small Business Owner: Adail’s Story

As a child who sold candy on the street in Medellin, Colombia, to support his family, Adail Cano Martin was an unlikely candidate...

Forum Promotes What Works in Youth Employment

Exploring innovative solutions to increase job opportunities for vulnerable and at-risk youth in Latin America and the Caribbean was the central topic of a two-day conference in Bogotá, Columbia, co-hosted by the International Youth Foundation (IYF). Supported by the World Bank, the US Agency...