Young people need opportunities for education, jobs, and income. Strategies that empower and engage youth economically contribute to growth and poverty reduction.
Apr 19, 2019
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States
USAID is excited to host the Digital Financial Inclusion for Development Forum on April 19, 2019 to showcase the latest evidence in inclusive digital services on development outcomes, emerging models and best practices.
Mar 05, 2019
USAID is accepting submissions to the annual Collaborating, Learning and Adapting (CLA) Case Competition until Friday, April 12.
Mar 06, 2019
Join Making Cents International and RTI International to dive deeper into a conversation started at the Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit (GYEO) in in September 2018 about “PYD for CVE” and USAID’s Kenya Youth Employment and Skills (K-YES)program.
Mar 07, 2019
Join Mercy Corps and Save the Children for this dicussion on alternative livelihoods, including the difference between on-farm, off-farm and non-farm, and what these distinctions mean for program design, implementation and measurement.
Oct 14, 2019 to Oct 15, 2019
The 2019 Cracking the Nut Conference will take place on October 14-15, 2019 at the King Fahd Palace Hotel in Dakar, Senegal. The conference will focus on balancing public concerns for food security with private, market-based solutions.
Feb 07, 2019
Climate change matters for all people. Does it matter particularly for young people? If so, where and how?
Feb 27, 2019
This webinar is designed to examine how skilled volunteers can contribute to market systems development outcomes. The presenters will discuss recent innovations through a number of concrete examples.
Dec 04, 2018
The new USAID-funded YouthLead.org platform is a new collaboration marketplace where young changemakers aged 15-35 can forge connections with a growing community of peers and partners.
Oct 09, 2018
Reflecting on emerging themes from the 2018 Making Cents International Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit, here are four steps to promote new economic opportunities for girls.
Sep 18, 2018
This guide gathers insights from the experiences of J-PAL affiliated researchers around the world and offers practical tips for how to measure women's and girls’ empowerment in impact evaluations.
Sep 14, 2018
Agrilinks' Young Scholars Food Security Blog Contest, co-sponsored by Feed the Future, is a great opportunity for students around the world to get published and showcase their work to the global community.
Sep 05, 2018
At ACDI/VOCA's Amplifying our Impact event at USAID, ACDI/VOCA highlighted several projects pivoting to a market systems approach across a variety of different geographies and contexts.
Aug 22, 2018
This research, published by the Youth Forward Learning Partnership, explores the aspirations of young people in rural and urban Ghana.
Aug 15, 2018
In our pursuit of inclusive agriculture-led growth, we increasingly understand how important it is that we put more emphasis on youth.
Sep 25, 2018 to Sep 27, 2018
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
The Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit is the leading event for experts who are working to advance the social and economic well-being of young people. The GYEO Summit theme is, “Generation 2030: Learning & Earning in a Changing World of Work."