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02.05.24
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YBI launches Empower and Elevate Programme to support inclusive youth-led businesses that create jobs

30.04.24
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Growing our global network of members to expand our impact on youth entrepreneurship 

22.04.24
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Celebrating innovative green youth businesses this Earth Day 

19.04.24
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Meet the 30 participants heading to London for Youth Business International Bootcamp 2024

16.04.24
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YBI announces launch of ‘High Flyers South Korea: Supporting Underserved Young Entrepreneurs to Scale and Grow’ 

15.04.24
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Exploring end to end inclusive support for entrepreneurs

20.03.24
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YBI announces launch of The Future Lab to support underserved young people in Türkiye to start and scale a business

19.03.24
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Inspiring inclusion for women’s business empowerment

06.03.24
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Generation for change: Shaping the future of youth entrepreneurship

04.03.24
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Two years on: Supporting displaced young Ukrainian entrepreneurs in Poland

24.02.24
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YBI Welcomes Three New UK Members

16.02.24
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YBI announces hackathon for displaced Ukrainian entrepreneurs in Poland

07.02.24
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One toolkit, one hundred aspirations: young entrepreneurs share their journey to sustainability

30.01.24
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Summit 2024 Save the Date announcement

30.01.24
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New member announcement: The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund

30.01.24
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Celebrating International Mentoring Day

17.01.24
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Forging a Prosperous Path: The Role of Inclusive Youth Entrepreneurship in Shaping a Sustainable Economic Future

16.01.24
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Applications are now open for Youth Business International Bootcamp

05.01.24
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YBI’s 2023 Highlights

12.12.23
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Member Learning Exchange: Supporting Indigenous Entrepreneurs

24.11.23
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Insights on supporting growth-oriented youth enterprises

21.11.23
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Announcing the Youth Business International Bootcamp

15.11.23
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Deepening knowledge within the network with the new Member Learning Exchange Scheme

03.11.23
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Making the case for inclusive and effective youth entrepreneurship support at the 8th World Investment Forum

19.10.23
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YBI and Standard Chartered Foundation extend BEST by Futuremakers project to support displaced Ukrainians in Poland

10.10.23
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October is YBI Inclusivity Month

03.10.23
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YBI launches a new programme supporting young refugees and migrants in Europe

02.10.23
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From surviving to thriving: Social enterprises empowered by YBI’s South Korea COVID-19 Recovery Programme

25.09.23
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Five trustees join YBI board

21.09.23
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YBI at the ANDE Conference

20.09.23
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Member Learning Exchange Scheme

12.09.23
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World Youth Skills Day: Equipping young entrepreneurs with the skills to grow more impactful businesses

14.07.23
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YBI Welcomes Two New Members to our Global Network

07.07.23
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Financial Health at YBI’s Futuremakers Community of Practice

13.06.23
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YBI launches Sustainability Toolkit for micro and small enterprises led by underserved and young entrepreneurs

07.06.23
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YBI Welcomes Three New Members to our Global Network Committed to Empowering Young Entrepreneurs

06.06.23
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In memory of Sir Malcolm Williamson

06.06.23
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YBI’s Global Network supported over 123,000 young people to develop their entrepreneurship skills in 2022

22.05.23
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Supporting LGBTQI+ Young Entrepreneurs Inclusivity

15.05.23
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Celebrating Inclusivity and Why It Matters

11.05.23
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Small and medium enterprises with a green and social mission are vital for tackling global challenges

20.04.23
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Join us in celebrating all the fantastic young green and social entrepreneurs

03.04.23
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April is Green and Social Month at YBI

31.03.23
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YBI welcomes new member in Myanmar, ONOW to our global network

15.03.23
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Leadership Series for CEOs: A First Hand Experience

14.03.23
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Launching a new revolving fund for female entrepreneurs in Kenya

02.03.23
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A Year on from Ukraine’s Invasion: Reflections from Youth Business Poland on its work with displaced Ukrainians

24.02.23
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Taking action for a more inclusive network

23.02.23
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Co-creating a sustainability toolkit for micro and small businesses

14.02.23
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Member Spotlight: Hatch Enterprise

10.02.23
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YBI joins The Possibilists, a global alliance to support young changemakers

02.02.23
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YBI’s 2022 Highlights

20.12.22
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International Migrants’ Day 2022: Empowering youth on the move

16.12.22
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YBI launches global Community of Practice to support ‘high flying’ young entrepreneurs to grow their business

01.12.22
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YBI and IKEA Foundation support 3,200 young entrepreneurs and enable small businesses to create over 8,000 new jobs

19.11.22
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Women’s Entrepreneurship Day 2022: it’s time to choose women in entrepreneurship

18.11.22
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YBI and JPMorgan Chase launch programme to support underserved and young entrepreneurs

16.11.22
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Global Youth Entrepreneurship Summit 2022: A member’s experience

09.11.22
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Inclusive entrepreneurship: The way forward

02.11.22
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YBI announces winners of Global Young Entrepreneur of the Year and Mentor of the Year Awards 2022

18.10.22
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Tomorrow’s Entrepreneurs

12.10.22
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Meet the Judges – Global Young Entrepreneur of the Year

21.09.22
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YBI launches a new programme supporting Indigenous young entrepreneurs in Canada

13.09.22
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

09.09.22
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Voting for YBI’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2022 is now open

01.09.22
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YBI welcomes new member in Japan, ETIC. to our global network

09.08.22
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YBI supports displaced Ukrainians in Poland

30.06.22
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Global Youth Entrepreneurship Summit 2022

14.06.22
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Why soft skills training is vital for female entrepreneurs

13.06.22
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YBI renews Futuremakers programme to support young entrepreneurs hit by the economic impact of COVID-19

17.05.22
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28.04.22
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YBI launches new programme in Korea to support young social entrepreneurs hit by the economic impact of COVID-19

27.04.22
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The role of young entrepreneurs in creating a better planet

07.04.22
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YBI launches Green & Social Entrepreneurship Month

01.04.22
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YBI welcomes three new members

29.03.22
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Celebrating International Women’s Day 2022

24.03.22
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Statement on Ukraine

11.03.22
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Supporting young entrepreneurs in India and Bangladesh to create decent work

15.02.22
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The benefits of mentoring on the mental health of young entrepreneurs

25.01.22
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YBI announces Global Mentor of the Year 2021

17.01.22
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Celebrating our work supported by Standard Chartered Foundation on the COVID-19 Economic Recovery Programme

20.12.21
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YBI Network’s 2021 Highlights

20.12.21
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Celebrating International Migrants Day 2021

17.12.21
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The importance of community support and youth entrepreneurship in the face of the youth unemployment crisis

16.12.21
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Ugandan entrepreneur living with a disability shows resilience and resourcefulness in the face of COVID-19

03.12.21
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Meet YBI’s Kickstart Scheme Team Members

02.12.21
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Women face gender-specific barriers to entrepreneurship

19.11.21
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From Surviving to Thriving – How Can Digital and Mentoring Boost Vulnerable SMBs in Europe?

16.11.21
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Insights from YBI’s Covid response

15.11.21
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Supporting Small Businesses Through a Pandemic

15.11.21
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Navigating a New Business in Times of Uncertainty: German Brewery Owner Reimo Peters

11.11.21
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Reconciling profit with purpose – young green entrepreneurs create inclusive green jobs for the future

10.11.21
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The new generation of green and social entrepreneurs

09.11.21
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The Jute entrepreneurs bringing sustainable economic growth to Bangladesh

08.11.21
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Celebrating Inclusivity Month and launching the second pilot of our Inclusivity Toolkit

31.10.21
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“Considering the specific needs of the people we are designing for”-Designing Inclusive Digital Interventions

28.10.21
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Inclusivity Labs: Co-creating a toolkit for the YBI Network

18.10.21
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Young entrepreneurs champion Decent Work in India and Bangladesh

17.10.21
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Mentoring struggling young entrepreneurs through crisis

30.09.21
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“SOS Experts on Demand” – crisis mentoring for struggling small business owners in Israel

28.09.21
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YBI launches new report ‘Entrepreneurship within Reach: Connecting young people to opportunity’

22.09.21
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Announcing our new chair Marta Krupinska

15.09.21
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Facing the unique challenges posed by the pandemic to young entrepreneurs in Spain

31.08.21
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Skills to succeed for the next generation of green and social entrepreneurs

16.07.21
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MSME Day 2021: A celebration of the resilience of young entrepreneurs

27.06.21
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Establishing the foundation of a vibrant community of practice in Africa and the Middle East with Orange Corners

22.06.21
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Providing support to ‘high-flying’ young entrepreneurs in Uganda to overcome the challenges of COVID-19

04.06.21
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The network effect across Europe

03.06.21
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A researcher’s reflections on our learning brief on decent work

29.04.21
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World Day for Safety and Health at Work: Supporting young entrepreneurs to become champions of Decent Work

28.04.21
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Supporting Turkish MSMEs through COVID-19

26.04.21
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Earth Day 2021: Meet the young entrepreneurs ‘restoring our earth’ through green and social businesses

22.04.21
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Supporting Kenya’s microentrepreneurs with DigiKua – business records made simple

17.04.21
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Building a thriving start-up ecosystem in South Korea

14.04.21
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One year on: YBI network supported over 160,000 young people to help keep their businesses running through COVID-19

31.03.21
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Fostering the digital transformation of micro, small and medium enterprises in Taiwan

24.03.21
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YBI and ENEL Group launch SOS Mentoring volunteer programme for youth-run businesses facing the challenges of COVID-19

18.03.21
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YBI Network celebrates women entrepreneurs on International Women’s Day 2021

08.03.21
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International Women’s Day 2021: Covid recovery must promote women in business or risk a less equal and inclusive world

08.03.21
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Empowering rural women entrepreneurs in India

04.03.21
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Empowering queer women in business with QWB + Allies

22.02.21
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YBI launches new programme to support young entrepreneurs hit by the economic impact of COVID-19

18.02.21
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Six expert tips to achieve the most successful mentoring matches

12.02.21
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Small businesses in Bangladesh: What does 2021 have in store?

02.02.21
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Hatch Enterprise joins YBI Network as new UK member

27.01.21
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How to BeYourOwnBoss: The new educational tool for young entrepreneurs

22.01.21
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Geek teachers: making teaching fun using technology.

22.01.21
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2020: Highlights from the YBI network

23.12.20
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“Learning from each other”: Empowering migrant and refugee entrepreneurs in Turkey

18.12.20
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E-commerce saves small business in Bangladesh

17.12.20
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An author’s reflections on our report on migrant entrepreneurs

17.12.20
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Marking Human Rights Day with our commitment to Decent Work

10.12.20
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8th International Days of Mentoring in Entrepreneurship welcome more international participants than ever

08.12.20
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Celebrating Mentors this International Volunteer Day

04.12.20
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“Nothing about us without us”: Feature interview with Josh Wintersgill

02.12.20
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Empowering Myanmar’s migrant women entrepreneurs

26.11.20
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Three years of support for migrant entrepreneurs in Europe sets stage for continued support to youth on the move

24.11.20
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Entrepreneurship as a path for youth on the move

16.11.20
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Breaking personal and structural barriers for women’s entrepreneurship

13.11.20
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Join us for Global Entrepreneurship Week 2020

12.11.20
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Unlocking the potential of young entrepreneurs to navigate COVID-19

12.11.20
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YBI wraps up first year of our Accelerating Youth-led Businesses in the Digital Era programme with IKEA Foundation

10.11.20
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Day 3 roundup: Global Youth Entrepreneurship Festival

05.11.20
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Day 1 roundup: Global Youth Entrepreneurship Festival

03.11.20
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YBI Awards Winners 2019: One year on

30.10.20
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Young, Black, British and running a business

30.10.20
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Sparking entrepreneurial spirit in regional Australia

29.10.20
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Innovation Challenge: The blueprint for a successful challenge

28.10.20
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Mariia Plotkina wins the Young Female Entrepreneur of the Year Award

21.10.20
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The Digital Revolution: Coaching young entrepreneurs through COVID-19

28.09.20
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Social Entrepreneurs: Innovate and win hearts

24.09.20
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Innovating in times of crisis: lessons from entrepreneurs

17.09.20
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Back to School: Educating the next generation of young entrepreneurs

03.09.20
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Evidence and Tools for the Effective Mentoring of MSMEs : Sharing our experience

19.08.20
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YBI responds to Beirut emergency with package of support for entrepreneurs

17.08.20
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How are young entrepreneurs responding to global challenges?

12.08.20
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Supporting young entrepreneurs by focusing on disadvantaged youth

07.08.20
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Supporting innovation in Tunisia: Enda inter-arabe are launching Startup Studio, an incubator for early-stage startups

14.07.20
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Soft skills are entrepreneurs’ best tools during these uncertain times

14.07.20
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What does the future hold for the UK’s young entrepreneurs?

08.07.20
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Welcome, Benvenuto, Willkommen: Helping migrant entrepreneurs set up and grow their business in Europe

08.07.20
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Smart initiatives to help small businesses embrace digital transformation

29.06.20
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Crisis Coaches in the Netherlands Guide Young Entrepreneurs Through Challenging Times

09.06.20
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Young entrepreneurs in Bangladesh go digital to weather the crisis

21.05.20
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Supporting small businesses to ensure the future of Bangladesh

15.05.20
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YBI rolls out COVID-19 Rapid Response and Recovery Programme funded by Google.org to support struggling small businesses

22.04.20
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YBI adapts services and support for young entrepreneurs in response to the COVID-19 crisis

17.04.20
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YBI Launches SOS Mentoring, New Global Initiative Supporting 30,000 Small Businesses During the COVID-19 Crisis

17.04.20
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Five ways to support young entrepreneurs during the COVID-19 crisis

07.04.20
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Youth Business International Rallies to Respond to COVID-19: A Message from Anita Tiessen, CEO

20.03.20
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On International Women’s Day, like every day, we showed how our work empowers female entrepreneurs

12.03.20
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Inspiring Mentors: Meet Jolanda van der Steen

04.03.20
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Fighting for gender equality, together.

02.03.20
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Three-day bootcamp prepares YBI members for testing innovative business models

14.02.20
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The AfCFTA: its potential benefits and impact on building African economic resilience

13.02.20
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YBI and the Citi Foundation have supported over 17,000 young entrepreneurs across Europe

03.02.20
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Youth Business International and the Citi Foundation launch award to celebrate young women entrepreneurs in Europe

27.01.20
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YBI extends its reach with three new members in Nairobi, Kenya

10.01.20
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Discussing Innovation with Bob Dorf

06.01.20
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2019 YBI Network Highlights

17.12.19
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7th International Days of Mentoring in Entrepreneurship explore international mentoring communities in Moscow and Surgut

12.12.19
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Winners of YBI’s second Innovation Challenge announced

29.11.19
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Celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week 2019

27.11.19
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Youth Business International and the IKEA Foundation partner to support young entrepreneurs in India and Bangladesh

20.11.19
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YBI and the Citi Foundation renew their commitment to support low-income young entrepreneurs across Europe

18.11.19
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Join us for Global Entrepreneurship Week 2019

14.11.19
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YBI and Inner City Enterprise (ICE) launch year two of Young Entrepreneurs Programme

12.11.19
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James Caan CBE to present Youth Business International’s BBC Radio 4 Appeal

21.10.19
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Mentoring: vital support for young entrepreneurs to fulfil their potential

15.10.19
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YBI to launch report on ‘Entrepreneurial soft skills for the future’

02.10.19
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What are the skills young entrepreneurs need to thrive now and in the future?

01.10.19
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Q&A: A holistic approach to eliminating poverty

02.09.19
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YBI expands its reach with new Palestinian members

22.08.19
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Barcelona hosts a workshop for the Young Entrepreneurs Succeed programme

05.08.19
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Support and social cohesion: refugee entrepreneurship in Turkey

31.07.19
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Q&A: Citi employee shares insights into being a business mentor

22.07.19
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GYES 2019 speaker Nicolas Cary on cryptocurrency, the benefits of technology and the future of entrepreneurship

08.07.19
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Celebrating innovation across the YBI network

04.07.19
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Connection before content: Top tips from Chad Littlefield

26.06.19
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YBI launches its second Innovation Challenge

20.06.19
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Successful Innovation Winner – Business transfer marketplace

19.06.19
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YBI’s Global Youth Entrepreneurship Summit: A Week of Connections, Ideas and Inspiration

19.06.19
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Interview with Marcele Silva – GYES award-winning mentor

14.06.19
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Winners of YBI’s annual awards announced

10.06.19
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Leveraging digital technology to support young entrepreneurs

05.06.19
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Youth Business International joins Decent Jobs for Youth

28.05.19
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Access to finance for migrant entrepreneurs: sharing strategies for success

12.04.19
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Pirates, privateers and petty officers: the secret to scaling success?

27.03.19
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EEA and Norway Grants Fund for Youth Employment commits €2.3M to boost entrepreneurship among underserved communities

26.03.19
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Celebrating female entrepreneurship: International Women’s Day 2019

20.03.19
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Youth Entrepreneurship Programme launched in Sub-Saharan Africa to help high-potential entrepreneurs generate more jobs

14.03.19
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International Women’s Day – Interview with our CEO, Anita Tiessen

07.03.19
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Learning, knowledge and innovation through regional European workshops

13.02.19
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Registration is now open for the Global Youth Entrepreneurship Summit 2019

11.02.19
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YBI Member in Sweden holds annual Enterprise Fair

23.01.19
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Empowering young refugees and sharing solutions at SPARK’s IGNITE Conference

17.12.18
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Members in Latin America and the Caribbean gathered for the annual Youth Entrepreneurship Summit

14.12.18
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How we contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals

30.11.18
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ICCO Burundi joins Enterprise Uganda for a unique training workshop – Interview

21.11.18
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Innovation Challenge – An update on the winners’ progress

06.11.18
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The value of voluntary business mentoring: a mentor’s view

06.08.18
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Two African women entrepreneurs win Start-ups for SDGs contest

12.12.17
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Mentoring and Psychological Games

04.12.17
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Conversational Wisdom® for Mentoring Programme Managers

13.11.17

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