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

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Solutions That Propel

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 meaningful employment in their community.

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A Global Professional Skill Share

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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  • A New Brand and a New Website for YCI

    Boldly Embracing Youth and Innovation. Today the YCI team across the world is proud to announce the launch of our refreshed brand, website and bold direction forward. For the past year and a half our team has worked in collaboration with our global network of......

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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.


Welcome To The New YCI!

Over the past year and a half we’ve been flexing our creative muscle, transforming our organization to drive positive change through youth and innovation. We hope you enjoy exploring our refreshed look and new website, and encourage you to join the Youth Innovation conversation!