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Tackling Global Youth Unemployment: Are the Stars in Alignment?

Even in the fast-paced and often chaotic world in which all of us live, sometimes the stars arrange themselves in ways that help us see a clear path forward. I recently participated in a series of events—some of them years in the making—that reflected this rare alignment.

On March 27, in...

New Global Effort Unveiled to Reduce Youth Unemployment Crisis

A record high global unemployment rate among today’s youth, further exacerbated by the continuing world economic downturn, is the impetus behind a global effort announced today by the International Youth Foundation (IYF).  IYF, a global nonprofit organization supporting youth development...