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Children and Youth

We work to better integrate and elevate children and youth issues in our coalition’s advocacy. Our diverse membership includes many NGOs working and advocating on behalf of children and youth around the globe, often with a focus on topics such as the early years, education, health, or adolescent girls.


Global Development

Trailblazers of Today

Globally, children and youth comprise the largest generation in history. Over 2 billion people are under the age of 18—yet they are often…
Caitlin St. Amour
Jun 29, 2022
U.S. Foreign Assistance

Forced Displacement Requires Global Action

The Biden Administration has taken steps to course correct from the xenophobic policies of the previous administration and commit to building an immigration system…
May 20, 2022
Global Development

Gender Equality Adds Up

In 2015, the United Nations adopted the International Day of Women and Girls in Science to commemorate the vital role that women and girls play…
Josh Kaplan
Feb 11, 2022
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Senior Program Associate
Senior Manager, Children and Youth Initiative