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Today we hold the Youth Progress Forum

Today we hold the Youth Progress Forum, a live event where we reveal the findings of this year’s Youth Progress Index. The event will tackle important issues such as what needs to happen to solve the climate crisis, how we deal with the fallout of Covid-19 and bring back optimism, and how we can combat […]

#YouthProgress #AskYouthProgress

On June 10 we’re streaming the forum live here and on Youtube and Facebook, and we’ll have the video available for playback afterwards. You can join all of the commentary on social media #youthprogress and if you have burning questions for any of our illustrious speakers tweet them #askyouthprogress. 

Announcing the 2021 Youth Progress Index

Today, we release the 2021 Youth Progress Index results, which is the most comprehensive measure of the quality of life of young people in more than 150 countries around the world.  The Index comprises 58 social and environmental indicators and covers a ten-year time series with data from 2011 to 2020. It asks and answers the […]

Interview with Alex Leonzini

Interview with Alex Leonzini, 30, Perth, Australia What are the greatest challenges facing young people today? Climate change is the biggest challenge facing younger generations and the entire planet. Other issues that youth in particular are struggling with include housing affordability, elevated cost of living, resource scarcity, uneven wealth distribution. How do you think society […]