All the latest news regarding the Youth Career Initiative

YCI Lebanon launches!

“When I first looked into the students’ eyes, I saw a shy happiness shining from them. I feel that we will do a great job if we …

“Pain is just common sense leaving the body.” Terence Baker runs 100km for young people

We are so excited to tell you that Terence Baker, Senior Reporter for Hotel News Now completed his epic 100km …

YCI Cairo, Egypt students graduate!

“YCI is a big turning point in empowering disadvantaged young people in Egypt, those who are looking for

Agneta, YCI Nairobi, Kenya

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

Join the YCI team to help young people in East & Southeast Asia build promising futures!

Opportunity: Partnerships Manager, East and Southeast Asia The Youth Career Initiative (YCI) is the hotel industry’s global solution

Margaret, YCI Lusaka, Zambia

Margaret was born and raised in Lusaka, Zambia, where she lived with her parents.  Sadly, her father passed when she was twelve years old, so she and her mother had to provide…

Mai, YCI Hanoi, Vietnam 2015

Mai* was born and raised in Hanoi, Vietnam. Needing to provide for her family, she searched high

Interview: Besa Kaumba, Human Resources Manager, Radisson Blu Lusaka

  YCI Interviews Human Resources Manager at the Radisson Blu Lusaka, Besa Kaumba. Besa and her

YCI Rio de Janeiro, Brazil launches

“We are very grateful to all involved in the programme, and to the young people. I encourage all of you to make the most of this chance to build a path towards a better future, for you,