Amplifying Youth Voices
Register for annual YEO 2030 learning and planning events hosted by us and our trusted partners.
Utilize some of these evergreen resources to support efforts such as engagement, building networks, advancing inclusion, and more.
Join a diverse ecosystem of dedicated partners with a common vision and commitment to advancing SDG 8.
The YEO 2030 Initiative is building on the success of our past Global Youth Economic Opportunity Summits by emphasizing youth leadership and by linking learning to action. While we are still focused on sharing best practices for addressing key issues affecting youth economic opportunities globally, with the launch of YEO 2030 we are taking one step further. We are renewing our commitment to increasing youth economic opportunities by placing young people at the helm and by taking concrete actions with a broader community of stakeholders to advance achievement of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 8.
Call for Proposals: Deadline Extended
The deadline for our Call for Proposals for the 2024 Global Youth Economic Opportunities (GYEO) Summit has now been extended. Get more details on the theme, technical tracks, and how to apply by March 11!
Youth Leadership Accelerator
Get all of the details on the Youth Leadership Accelerator (formerly the Pre-Summit). See how it will maximize the Summit to provide youth leaders with direct exposure to relevant stakeholders for advancing their work.
Youth Leadership in Action
Catherine Dudun shares her experience at the World Bank Youth Summit. One question that she found herself coming back to more than any other — in a world where well-intentioned efforts to engage marginalized populations often fall short, would the WBG’s efforts to engage youth be meaningful and genuine?