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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 show us what makes your programme a …

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 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

Vishal, YCI Jaipur, India 2017

Vishal was born and raised in Jaipur where he lived with his parents. He had to leave school to support the family business, and so he took on the new responsibility of…

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

YCI Hungary 2017 kicks off!

We are delighted to announce that YCI Hungary 2017 has launched with seven young people ready to learn key skills, build their confidence, and take the first step in their careers. The students will train at four