Promoting effective policies and programs and advocating for resources to support youth worldwide.

About 80% of unemployed people in Kenya are aged between 15 and 34, and their vote could make...


Jewellery making is helping teenage refugee Abdel* cope with life in a Tunisian refugee camp, get over a tragic past and prepare for a future that is starting to look rosier to him. "Today I'm...


Richard L. Murphy, a social policy innovator who aided tens of thousands of disadvantaged New York City children and teenagers through his community organization in Harlem and as the city’s youth...



November 26, 2015 to November 28, 2015

The 11th Conference of Youth will take place in France. Bigger than the former COY, its purpose is to present the youth voice just before the COP. Young people know about the limits of our model of society, and they are ready to start a paradigm shift to pave the way to a more sustainable and desirable society.

The International Youth...

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