We invest in people.
We improve lives by developing 21st century skills.

SKILLS FOR LIFE

21st Century Skills are important
determinants of success

These skills are transversals because they are widely transferable to different settings and not specific to a job, task, sector, discipline, and occupation.

Essential
to human development

Necessary
to navigate healthy, productive and, happy lives

Reusable and transferable
from one field of life to another.

Not specifically related
to a particular job, task, field, discipline, or occupation


 

DISRUPTING
EDUCATION

It is time for disruptive innovation

Traditional education is not enough to prepare people for rapidly changing labor markets, challenging environments, and increasingly diverse societies. To fill these gaps, non-traditional actors have led new trends in education and disrupted the markets. 


What Technology Can and Can’t Do for Education

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Disrupting innovators: Global Alumni's E-Learning Revolution

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SOLUTIONS

We shape talent through impactful interventions, programs, prototypes, and content at all stages of life.

We support significant connections between global trends in innovation in education, creativity, and the most disruptive ideas for improving lives. Learn how the IDB Group improve lives by developing #skills21 in the region.

DIGITAL

CITIZENSHIP

ART

SPORTS

BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE

MINDFULNESS

ENTREPRENEURSHIP

PARTNERS

We work with partners to expand our impact

We improve the education ecosystems in Latin America and the Caribbean with our partners from the public and private sectors.

UPDATES

  • BLOG SERIES
    Education: A Gateway to the Future!

    2020-09-10

    Finland is perceived as one of the most innovative countries around the world. Our education system is unique, and we believe that it is key to our success.

  • BRIEF SERIES
    Innovadores disruptivos: La revolución del e-learning de Global Alumni

    2020-09-02

    La tecnología ha transformado integralmente las sociedades. Trabajamos, nos relacionamos, compramos o viajamos de una manera muy distinta

  • BRIEF SERIES
    Disrupting innovators: Minerva's Co-op Model. A Pathway to Closing the Skills Gap

    2020-09-02

    Bridging the skills gap is necessary to increase productivity and equity. In LAC, this challenge has manifested in high rates of youth unemployment, informality

  • BRIEF SERIES
    Disrupting innovators: Global Alumni's E-Learning Revolution

    2020-09-01

    Technology has comprehensively transformed societies. We work, interact, buy, and travel differently from what we did in the past decade.