2016October

INJAZ Egypt Students Visit Silicon Valley for Education and Inspiration

INJAZ Egypt Students Visit Silicon Valley for Education and Inspiration

INJAZ Egypt has launched an innovative entrepreneur-exchange program with Silicon Valley tech companies.

JA Europe's Leaders for a Day Initiative Draws Corporate Partners

JA Europe's Leaders for a Day Initiative Draws Corporate Partners

JA Europe's Leaders for a Day links JA students to executives from Nokia and many other companies.

JA Americas and SAP Launch Latin Code Week

JA Americas and SAP Launch Latin Code Week

Last week, JA Americas and SAP launched Latin Code Week, a digital-literacy initiative that trains young people in coding, business skills, and life skills.

JA Alumna Wins $1 Million Prize and Vows to Give Back to Junior Achievement

JA Alumna Wins $1 Million Prize and Vows to Give Back to Junior Achievement

Publishers Clearing House caught up with Holly Bloom at work to inform her of her $1 million (USD) prize. She decided on the spot to give back to JA.

FedEx Supports Year-End Company of the Year Competitions

FedEx Supports Year-End Company of the Year Competitions

Three of our six regions hold their Company of the Year (COY) competitions in late November and early December. Thanks to FedEx for supporting students as they compete for top honors in their regions.

JA New Mexico (USA) Launches Initiative with the Santa Fe Indian School

JA New Mexico (USA) Launches Initiative with the Santa Fe Indian School

JA New Mexico (USA) and Santa Fe Indian School are teaming up with two partners to help young Native Americans to make sound financial decisions and career choices.

Two CEOs Spend the Day Working Toward the Future of Jobs

Two CEOs Spend the Day Working Toward the Future of Jobs

Find out what our CEO and the CEO of Manpower Group discussed when they spent the day job shadowing.

HSBC and JA Partner in Global Financial Literacy

HSBC and JA Partner in Global Financial Literacy

We love opening up Twitter and seeing notes like this! We're honored to partner with HSBC to teach financial education around the world.

Celebrating the International Day of the Girl

Celebrating the International Day of the Girl

Celebrate the International Day of the Girl with JA Nigeria and its LEAD (Leadership, Empowerment, Achievement, and Development) Camp for girls.

JA Ireland Launches STEM-Based Futurewise Program to 2,000 Students

JA Ireland Launches STEM-Based Futurewise Program to 2,000 Students

A new JA Ireland program will encourage all students—and especially girls—to look at careers in science, technology, engineering or maths (STEM).

JA Finland Alumni Aim to Grow Business Forum Into the Biggest in the World

JA Finland Alumni Aim to Grow Business Forum Into the Biggest in the World

Jyri Lindén and Mikko Jaatinen created their first business as students with JA Finland. Now, they run Nordic Business Forum, a global business conference.

JA Americas Sponsors Session at Civil Society Policy Forum

JA Americas Sponsors Session at Civil Society Policy Forum

Today, Junior Achievement Americas will sponsor a session at the International Monetary Fund/World Bank Civil Society Policy Forum. 

Ask Questions of JA Canada Alumni Bruce Poon Tip During Tweet-Chat

Ask Questions of JA Canada Alumni Bruce Poon Tip During Tweet-Chat

Join JA alumnus Bruce Poon Tip, founder of G Adventures, for a small-business tweet-chat today!

JA Asia Pacific Teams Up with Pru Life UK to Enhance JA Cha-Ching in the Pilippines

JA Asia Pacific Teams Up with Pru Life UK to Enhance JA Cha-Ching in the Pilippines

JA Asia Pacific expands the JA Cha-Ching program with the assistance of Pru Life UK's Prudence Foundation.