Social Innovation

Alternative Schools: Equipping Young People to Unlock Their Potential in Puerto Rico

Rossana G. Emmanuelli, PTS facilitator at National Talent Academy in Bayamon, delivers a PTS lesson on preparing resumes and writing cover letters.

Puerto Rico, my place of birth, is known for its colorful streets, rich traditions, natural wonders, flavorful food, and rhythmic...

Mental Health, Covid Recovery, and the Power of Sport to Transform Lives

Photograph courtesy ©Golden Boots Uganda

Muhammed "Mo" Kisirisa is a former amateur footballer and the founder of Golden Boots Uganda, an organization that aims to improve the lives, health, and mental wellbeing of young...

Young people are so...entitled.

Young people from all over the world talk about the world to which they are entitled and share how they aren't waiting for it to be handed to them; rather, they are creating it for themselves, and all of us.

Young people are so...entitled. (Spanish subtitles)

Young people from all over the world talk about the world to which they are entitled and share how they aren't waiting for it to be handed to them; rather, they are creating it for themselves, and all of us.

Building a Strong, Sustainable Future Requires a Foundation of Dialogue, Empathy and Inclusion

Learn three recommendations for how to support young people to drive change in the 21st century.

Insight and Inspiration: Five Takeaways From Our Future, Our Voices Virtual Summit

Learn five key takeaways from IYF's Our Future, Our Voices virtual summit. 

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Walks the Talk With 500K Investment in IYF’s Global Youth Resiliency Fund

Around the world, young women and men are driving change in their own communities and beyond. This has always been the case, but it’s been especially apparent during the COVID-19 crisis. Young people, and youth-led organizations, are on the front lines, identifying immediate challenges and needs...

Under a Virtual Roof: Resilience, Innovation, and Inclusion During COVID-19

Learn how virtual events are helping to keep youth movements alive during the pandemic. 

Meet Seven Young People Helping Bring IYF's Virtual Summit to Life

Learn about our upcoming virtual summit—Our Future, Our Voices—from seven young people who've helped bring it to life. 

How One Organization in India Supports Parents to Become Teachers During COVID-19

Learn how parents in India are being empowered to teach their children during COVID-19.