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Reyna, YCI Riviera Maya, Mexico 2016

“Everyone and everything starts from the bottom, but you can become something big in the future.” This is what Reyna, YCI Riviera Maya, Mexico graduate of 2016 …

YCI Senegal 2017 launches!

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

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

Vishal, YCI Jaipur, India 2017

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

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 top hotel, economically independent and…

Radwa, YCI Cairo, Egypt 2017

Radwa was born and raised in Cairo, Egypt. Bright and ambitious, she was keen to build

YCI Hungary 2017 kicks off!

We are delighted to announce that YCI Hungary 2017 has launched with seven young people ready

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 been YCI Coordinator for five years, is YCI Operations Committee Chair, and recently won the Marriott Spirit to Serve