LGBT youth finds success in construction

USAID’s support to strengthen training institutions is including marginalized youth in local growth As the second largest metropolitan area in the Philippines, Cebu is a fast-growing city with international air…

YDA Summit Event Reports (First Rollout)

A series of Youth Development Alliance (YDA) Summit gathered at least 180 local leaders and organizations from 12 cities in a concerted effort to improve outcomes for out-of-school youth in…

USAID, TESDA Launch ‘Futures Thinking’ Program

On March 22, 2022, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Philippine Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) launched a new program that will equip key…

O2 Private Sector Engagement: 2021 Highlights

In 2021, Opportunity 2.0 engaged private sector partners in upskilling out-of-school youth in 12 Philippine cities. With them, work immersion, design thinking for entrepreneurship, career roadshows, and financial literacy sessions…

O2 Private Sector Engagement: 2021 Highlights

Last year, USAID engaged private sector partners to be part of upskilling out-of-school youth in 12 Philippine cities through its Opportunity 2.0 program. Local businesses hosted youth for on-the-job training…