A Hands-On Approach to Teaching Dropouts


Since 1994, YouthBuild has trained 110,000 high school dropouts around the country to put up houses for their community and think critically in the classroom…read more

It’s Easy to Go Green!


It’s become increasingly popular for companies to tell consumers that they are environmentally conscious while in fact they might not be up to par with…read more

Ethiopian Villagers Fight for Natural Resources


In Ethiopia, the villagers who have farmed the same land for centuries are at odds with a government that wants to lease fertile farmland to…read more

Bad Economy Creates ‘Accordion Families’


Young people the world over are having a hard time finding steady work and making ends meet in the struggling economy, and as a result,…read more

What’s Germany’s Economic Secret to Success?


Amid the financial crisis that has plagued much of Europe since the global economic recession began in 2008, Germany has been the biggest success story.…read more

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