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Cities as Drivers of Economic Opportunity for Youth: Three Critical Elements of Success

In collaboration and with the support of the Citi Foundation, Making Cents International brought together an expert stakeholder group to discuss challenges and opportunities at the nexus of urbanization and youth economic opportunity development.

Strawberries, Chocolate and Skill Gaps

Originally posted on the World Bank Blog, December 1, 2014.

A Push for Youth Policy

Help Wanted for a Generation on the Brink

Originally posted on, October 20, 2014.

How to Close the Gender Gap? Use Technology

Originally posted on on October 24, 2014.

Recognising the Economic Contribution of Women Isn't Feminism, It's Fact

Many development programs do not sufficiently factor in gender. Here’s how to do things differently.

Despite the role that girls and women play in driving economic growth being widely acknowledged, it seems in practice, development programmers haven’t kept pace.

Empowering Youth through Access to Finance

The Finance Alliance for Sustainable Trade (FAST) helps to bring financial skills and training to small and medium business owners, including youth, all over the world. As a membership-based organization, FAST’s members also seek to empower those businesses, including youth and future young leaders and entrepreneurs, in sustainable economic development by providing them with assistance, skills, and financial education.

BLOG: How Can Children and Youth Become Financially Capable Adults?

Originally posted on, October 22, 2014.


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