Young people need opportunities for education, jobs, and income. Strategies that empower and engage youth economically contribute to growth and poverty reduction.
Mar 21, 2018
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States
Join Making Cents International’s Youth Economic Opportunities Network (YEO Network) and HELVETAS for a virtual and in-person learning event on lessons learned from applying an Inclusive Market Systems Development approach to creating employment opportunities for youth.
Mar 12, 2018
WHAT Breakout and training sessions at the Annual Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit are selected through a competitive and open Call for Proposals process. Submit your session proposal by April 6 to be considered for a spot in the 2018 Summit agenda. WHY The Summit convenes 550+ leading...
Mar 08, 2018
Through the Young Women Transform Prize, USAID will support youth in developing countries to develop their own solutions to advance the economic empowerment of young women in their communities.
Feb 26, 2018
On a Sunday afternoon in a Rwandan Refugee Camp, adolescent girls sit together under a tree counting money, writing in notebooks, and talking with one another. In the center, there is an open metal box with two padlocks were the money is stored. “Whenever I got money in the past, I would...
Dec 05, 2017
USAID's YouthPower Action project recently finalized the Youth Compass, a cross-sectoral youth assessment tool, which can be used by implementers to strengthen the design or on-going efforts of a youth-focused activity. More than an analytical tool, the Youth Compass is a three-step, seven task...