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Phuong, YCI Hanoi, Vietnam 2016

Before YCI, Phuong’s life consisted of the usual routines of home and school life. Born to a farming family, she grew up in the Thanh Hoa province …

Let’s celebrate YCI 2017! Enter the Winter Photo Competition

To mark another year of YCI, we're launching the Winter Photo Competition! The YCI photo competition is your opportunity to …

Reyna, YCI Riviera Maya, Mexico 2016

“Everyone and everything starts from the bottom, but you can become something big in the future.” This is

YCI Senegal 2017 launches!

We are delighted to announce that YCI Dakar, Senegal has kicked off! Six young people have started the

What does the future spell for youth opportunities in hospitality? Reflections on the 2017 Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit

Head of the Youth Career Initiative, Scott Robinson reflects on the 2017 Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit, and

VIDEO: YCI Puerto Vallarta & Punta de Mita launches

We're very excited to tell you that YCI Puerto Vallarta & Punta de Mita has kicked off, with Hyatt Ziva and Hilton Puerto Vallarta joining the existing participating properties. A huge thanks to…

Vishal, YCI Jaipur, India 2017

Vishal was born and raised in Jaipur where he lived with his parents. He had to

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

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 about YCI, and although unsure at first, she realised that