An Initiative of the International Youth Foundation


Below are webinars hosted by YouthActionNet as part of its continuing education efforts. The webinars explore emerging trends in the field of social entrepreneurship, strategies employed by young social innovators, and common challenges these leaders face and how to overcome them. Guest speakers include industry experts and YouthActionNet fellows themselves who share their first-hand experiences in leading and sustaining successful social ventures. To view our full webinar playlist click here.

Social Design: Tools for Change - Focus and Connect

How can design principles & tools be used to strengthen your network and help you strategize? In this video, guest presenters Mira Azarm & Jonathan Erwin from the Maryland Institute College of Art's masters degree program in social design will walk you through a network mapping tool while YouthActionNet Fellow Jessica Lax, co-founder & director of the School for Change’s will demonstrate the tool’s use based on her experience in developing a new start-up.  (Tools for Change workbook)