We transform conversations about youth and innovation into real solutions that inspire youth to realize fulfilling employment and overcome the challenges they face.

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Solutions for Today

Together with our partners we develop creative, market-ready solutions that catapult youth around the world to succeed and prosper.


Building Capacity through Collaboration

The GYP Program integrates youth employment, health, the environment, education, equality for youth and community development. We partner with youth-focused organizations around the globe, equipping them with the skills and capacity to strengthen their activities and amplify their impact.

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A Catalyst for Global Youth Innovation

EQWIP HUBS is a collaborative network of hi-impact youth innovation spaces. Through peer-to-peer collaboration, EQWIP HUBS nurture business and employment skills, and incubate the game-changing ventures that propel young people into a sustainable livelihood in their community.

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A Global Professional Exchange

Pro-Innovators connects global development challenges with expert professionals who share their skills, knowledge and insight to deliver complex projects and help organizations meet their ambitious goals.

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  • Job Opportunity: Recruitment Manager

    Location:  Ottawa, Canada Project Title:  Powering Youth Innovation for Sustainable Livelihoods Start:  As soon as possible Status:  Manager Level, contract Schedule:  Full-time Salary:   Competitive Salary and Benefits  Powering Youth Innovation for Sustainable Livelihoods is a project consortium partnership implemented by two international youth development organizations:......

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  • Launching EQWIP HUBs

    We are very excited to introduce you to our latest global youth initiative, EQWIP HUBs. This cutting edge initiative represents an innovative new chapter in YCI’s history, and as part of the YCI family, we want you to be the first to know. EQWIP HUBs......

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This week the world is making history as the UN adopts the #GlobalGoals. EQWIP HUBs is excited to be part of the action at 17 youth innovation spaces around the world. Together we can propel #YouthForward!

Learn More: www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/sustainable-development-goals/

Today the #GlobalGoals will be adopted by the UN! Over the next 5 years EQWIP HUBs will put these goals into action by fuelling equal economic opportunity for young women, promoting full and productive employment for youth, fostering local innovation and access to finance, and strengthening global cooperation. Spread the word, and propel #YouthForward for the #GlobalGoals! Learn more: ow.ly/SFmFH

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When you contribute to YCI, you open up a world of opportunity for young people around the world. Join the youth innovation conversation.