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How Retail Skills Help This Young Cook in Argentina

Her training in retail is helping this aspiring chef gets closer to her dreams of owning her own restaurant.

Young Women & Single Mothers in Chile Pursue New Roles

Like many young women growing up in disadvantaged communities in Chile, Helen Mendoza began raising a family at an early age—delaying her education and first career steps in order to care for her children. By the time she was able to pursue a job, Helen lacked the...

How Comics are Helping Walmart Prepare 200K Women for Work

Through Desafío W, an online platform modeled after a comic book, Chilean youth will develop the skills needed to succeed in the retail industry. The game is part of a major Walmart Foundation initiative to train young women for their first job in retail.