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The hotel industry's global solution to youth unemployment

YCI enables the hotel sector to support local communities whilst building a pipeline of skilled and motivated talent to recruit from. YCI’s vision is for all young people anywhere in the world to have the same opportunities for education and employment no matter their background.

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YCI graduate shows how the hospitality industry can support life changing opportunities

A young graduate of a life-changing employability programme attended AHIF to describe how he went from an orphan with limited life chances to a chef in a …

Radwa, YCI Cairo, Egypt 2017

Radwa was born and raised in Cairo, Egypt. Bright and ambitious, she was keen to build a promising future for …

Interview: Shilpi Sharma, Winner of the Marriott Spirit to Serve South Asia award

YCI interviews Shilpi Sharma, Training Manager at the Westin Gurgaon and Westin Sohna Resort and Spa. She has

Listen to CSR 360 GPN’s Global Youth Emploment Webinar

We are delighted to share a recording of Business in the Community's CSR360 Global Partner Network webinar on

Doha, YCI Cairo, Egypt 2017

Doha grew up in Cairo, where she lived with her family and two siblings. An ambitious and focused

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Radwa, YCI Cairo, Egypt 2017

Radwa was born and raised in Cairo, Egypt. Bright and ambitious, she was keen to build a promising future for herself. A friend of hers told her …

Doha, YCI Cairo, Egypt 2017

Doha grew up in Cairo, where she lived with her family and two siblings. An ambitious and focused young woman, …

Rocio, YCI Mexico City, Mexico 2015

Rocio lived in Mexico City with her family. A shy, reserved woman, but a keen student she had

Agneta, YCI Nairobi, Kenya

  Born and raised in Nairobi, Kenya, Agneta is the eldest of five siblings. The devastating passing of

Margaret, YCI Lusaka, Zambia

Margaret was born and raised in Lusaka, Zambia, where she lived with her parents.  Sadly, her father passed

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