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2019 FERD’s List Honorees Announced

2019 FERD’s List Honorees Announced

The 2019 FERD’s List honorees were announced on July 17, 2019. An initiative of JA Europe, FERD’s List recognizes outstanding, inspirational young entrepreneurs and leaders who have previously participated in JA programs while in school.

JA Worldwide Presents Policy Paper to G20 Education Ministers

JA Worldwide Presents Policy Paper to G20 Education Ministers

At the G20 Summit this week in Argentina, the G20 education ministers will receive Education, The Future of the Labour Market, and Youth Skills, a policy paper authored by JA Worldwide and The Brookings Institute.

JA Celebrates International Youth Day

JA Celebrates International Youth Day

On International Youth Day, we're celebrating JA’s impact on young people across the globe.

Partnership with Shorelight Helps JA Students and Alumni Pursue Undergraduate Degrees in the United States

Partnership with Shorelight Helps JA Students and Alumni Pursue Undergraduate Degrees in the United States

Are you undecided about where to attend university? Check out our partnership with Shorelight Education and U.S. News Global Education!

The JA Global Youth Forum Celebrates Youth Entrepreneurship

The JA Global Youth Forum Celebrates Youth Entrepreneurship

We're dedicating an entire post to the first JA Centennial event—the JA Global Youth Forum, held July 8–13 in Morelos, México.

JA Launches Gather, the JA Global Alumni Community

JA Launches Gather, the JA Global Alumni Community

JA Worldwide is excited to announce the global online community for JA global alumni.

Gather—JA's Global Alumni Community—Set to Launch at the JA Global Youth Forum

Gather—JA's Global Alumni Community—Set to Launch at the JA Global Youth Forum

Gather is a community for JA global alumni (including alumni from Junior Achievement, INJAZ, Young Enterprise, and any other member of JA Worldwide) to meet, network, share ideas, and benefit from opportunities. Join us!

JA Announces First Worldwide Global Goals Publication

JA Announces First Worldwide Global Goals Publication

Experience JA's first worldwide publication about our alignment to the UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development, a collaboration with our six regional operating centers.

JA Is an Organizational Partner at the Largest Education Conference in the World

JA Is an Organizational Partner at the Largest Education Conference in the World

The Global Education & Skills Forum brings together leaders from the public, private, and social sectors in order to address the challenges of education, equity, and employment for all. JA was there.

Meet the Inaugural Class of the JA Worldwide Fellows Program

Meet the Inaugural Class of the JA Worldwide Fellows Program

Meet the inaugural class of the JA Worldwide Fellows Program, a group of high-performing leaders from around the JA network.

JA Worldwide Releases 2017 Annual Report

JA Worldwide Releases 2017 Annual Report

We're proud to release our 2017 Annual Report, Factbook, and Online Year in Review. 

Registration Open for JA Global Youth Forum

Registration Open for JA Global Youth Forum

Mark your calendar for the JA Global Youth Forum in Morelos, México, this July!

JA South Africa Hosts the JA Africa Company of the Year Competition

JA South Africa Hosts the JA Africa Company of the Year Competition

We're throwing back to last week, when JA South Africa hosted the JA Africa Company of the Year Competition. Relive the event and see all the competitors through Twitter Moments.

JA and IAAPA Launch The Business of Fun Contest

JA and IAAPA Launch The Business of Fun Contest

Calling youth ages 14 to 19 who love amusement parks, museums, & other attractions to enter JA Worldwide's and IAAPA's The Business of Fun Contest!

JA Africa CEO, Elizabeth Bintliff, Featured in Huffington Post Article

JA Africa CEO, Elizabeth Bintliff, Featured in Huffington Post Article

Catch up with Elizabeth Bintliff, CEO Of JA Africa, to find out how Africa’s young people are changing the continent.

Valentine's Day Tribute to Our Six Regional Operating Centers

Valentine's Day Tribute to Our Six Regional Operating Centers

Our regional operating centers make it possible for JA to serve 10M+ young people in over 100 countries each year.

JA Africa Company of the Year Competition

JA Africa Company of the Year Competition

In early December, JA Zimbabwe hosted the JA Africa Company of the Year Competition for sub-Saharan Africa.

JA Africa Company of the Year Competition Kicks Off

JA Africa Company of the Year Competition Kicks Off

JA Zimbabwe hosted this year's JA Africa Company of the Year Competition, where teams of the student companies competed for top honors.

JA Africa Launches New Website

JA Africa Launches New Website

JA Africa just launched a new website. See a preview and find a link to the site by clicking below.

JA Africa and Citi Team up for World Savings Day

JA Africa and Citi Team up for World Savings Day

World Savings Day, held on the last day of October, aims to increase public awareness of savings for both individuals and the public sector.