Solutions for Today

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

HerStart, our future.

Youth Challenge International has joined forces with thousands of young people worldwide to advance women’s equality globally and create an inclusive economy with a positive impact for all.

 

We’re recruiting skilled Canadians for unique 4-month e-fellowships so you can volunteer virtually to share your skills, gain experience and amplify your career.

 

Come and create a better future with us.

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Youth Climate Leadership Program

Advancing youth-led community climate action initiatives 

A 6-month program supporting GTHA youth Climate Leaders to grow leadership skills, network with peers and create climate action initiatives to make an impact in their communities.

Apply to be a climate leader now

Innovate MY Future

Youth Challenge International’s Innovate MY Future offers Canadian GTHA youth the opportunity to take action on local climate issues and make a real difference in their communities.

 

Funded by the Government of Canada under the Canada Service Corps program, Innovate MY Future brings together the GTHA’s leading social innovation organizations to inspire youth civic engagement in local climate change-related issues and needs.

Learn more and Take #ClimateActionNow

Innovate ME

International Youth Internship Program

Innovate ME provides employment training and career development opportunities to young people through overseas internship placements. As part of this program, Canadians can participate in incredible experiential learning opportunities around the world. If you are a passionate, creative and highly adaptable young person, between the ages of 19-30, apply now to participate in the opportunity of a lifetime!

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  • HerStart Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation E-Fellow

      Title: Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation E-Fellow Placement Duration: Jan 25 – May 28  Time Commitment: 21 or 35 hours/week Location: Remote  Summary   Join the HerStart Innovate the Future team to further enhance the social entrepreneurship ecosystem in Tanzania, Uganda and Ghana. Support YCI and local partners in......

  • HerStart Climate Action E-Fellow

      Title: Climate Action E-Fellow Placement Duration: Jan 25 – May 28  Time Commitment: 21 or 35 hours/week Location: Remote  Summary   Join the HerStart Innovate the Future program team to further enhance the sustainability of the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Tanzania, Uganda and Ghana. Support YCI and local partners......

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🌎 The 905 Green Team is on a mission to educate youth and families in Markham about climate change and energy consumption!

Supported by YCI’s #InnovateMYFuture program, they are working with the City of Markham to empower their city to be more energy conscious. They have been working hard on an energy focused children’s book including superheroes, teamwork and environmental awareness.

Follow @the905greenteam for energy saving tips and be on the lookout for their book release February 2020.

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