Press Release: International Youth Federation Appoints Carlo Angeles as Regional Director for Americas & the Caribbean

Carlo Angeles, IYF Regional Director for Asia and Pacific

Date: 7 December 2019
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Press Release: International Youth Federation Appoints Carlo Angeles as Regional Director for Americas & the Caribbean 

London, United Kingdom: The Executive Office of the International Youth Federation announced today the appointment of Carlo Angeles of the Republic of Peru, as a Regional Director in the Americas & the Caribbean region. 

In his comment on the appointment, IYF Secretary-General said: “I am glad that we are expanding our operations to the Americas continent and the Caribbean, uniting youth efforts in this region for the benefit of the young generations."

Mr. Carlo brings to this position more than a wide range of experience in development, policy, advocacy outreach, programme management, and coordinating youth empowerment work. 

Earlier in his career, he worked as National Director for youth organizations at the Ministry of Education, becoming Peruvian youngest senior government official. In this capacity, he designed Peru´s first civil society participation and accountability mechanism for the Sustainable Development Goals.

Currently, he serves as Executive Director of Lab2030, on the Advisory Board of SISE University, as the founder of Hult Prize Peru, a member of the International Committee of ICPD - UNFPA and as an elected legislator at the Government of Lima.

He holds a master’s degree in Public Administration from San Martin de Porres University.


The IYF is a global youth network, an organization advocating for youth empowerment and connecting countries to knowledge, experience, and resources to help young people build a better future. The IYF works to empower youth in line with 2030 Global Goals Agenda, to create a sustainable world for all young people through education, advocacy, and the promotion of respect and compassion.

We inform, engage, and mobilize new audiences to take action and raise funds that support sustainable development programs for youth around the world.


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