IYF Blog - Posts in youth at risk


At-Risk Youth Learn to Navigate Life on the Open Ocean

What does it mean to value youth voice? SailFuture's Michael Long, 26, shares his insights..

How to Avoid a Society of Anger for Youth in Africa

Does a youthful population lead to insecurity?

This question was central to the discussion at the IYF/CSIS event A Youth 3D Panel: Youth &...

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.

A Force for Change in the Caribbean

“I am the living experience that you can change,” says 25-year-old Eric Charles, who left a life on the streets in Saint Lucia for a full time job in a luxury hotel. Eric is just one of the nearly 2,000 youth who graduated from the Caribbean Youth Empowerment...