IYF Blog - Posts in youth policy


4 Lessons Learned from USAID's Youth in Development Policy

Nearly six years after the policy's launch, we're reminded that awareness isn't always action.

How Investments in Vietnamese Youth Paid Off

Vietnam’s youth have a better chance of being employed than many of their regional peers, with comparatively greater numbers of youth in school, jobs, or training. These are among the findings of a new study by IYF, CSIS, and Hilton Worldwide.

White House Sponsors Dialogue with USAID Administrator

As part of the Obama Administration’s increased attention to youth policy, the White House sponsored a live on-line discussion this past week aimed at engaging young people in development issues. The conversation was led by USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah and moderated by White House Office of...