Call for Applications for the IIC

We are pleased to announce the Call for Applications for The International Incubation Center (IIC) which was established under the umbrella of Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum (ICYF)

Azerbaijan Investment & Culture Summit

55 startups flew to the heart of Azerbaijan, Baku to showcase their latest innovations and pitch their ideas to potential investors in line with ICYF’s 7 pillars which include total economic empowerment of the youth.

Azerbaijan Investment & Culture Summit

ICYF and SMBDA welcomes applications of interested young entrepreneurs for “Azerbaijan Investment & Culture Summit” organized by ICYF and SMBDA.

Innovative Entrepreneurship Center in Istanbul

A landmark protocol was signed among ICYF, Investment Office of the Presidency of Turkey, and Bilişim Vadisi to establish an Innovative Entrepreneurship Center in Istanbul.

Dhaka Entrepreneurship Skills & Employment Camp

YBH introduces Dhaka Entrepreneurship, Skills & Employment Camp as part of the grand projects planned for Dhaka OIC Youth Capital 2020 lasting from March-May 2021…

A Story May Bring Light to Your Mind!

Young Business Hub (YBH) is organizing the “Inspiring Stories: Young Startups”, a two-month virtual program for young entrepreneurs to listen to influential startup stories from successful entrepreneurs.

New Venture

ICYF and Technopark Istanbul signed an MoU to create synergy together for young entrepreneurs. Successfull startups from OIC countries will be incubated in Istanbul.

OIC High Level Investment Conference

OIC High Level Public and Private Investment Conference took place on December 8-9, 2019 at the İstanbul Congress Center under the theme Unleashing Intra-OIC Investment Opportunities: Investment for Solidarity and Development

YBH Bahrain Summit

Young Business Hub Investment Summit successfully held in Manama, Bahrain. Sturtups from 35 countries attended the event and shared their expriences. They met with world well known investors and VCs for their ventures.

Our Programs


We successfully held 7 Investment and Startups Summits in 4 continents

7th Kazan OIC Youth Entrepreneurship Forum

The Kazan OIC Youth Entr. Forum is a joint initiative of the OIC Youth Forum and the government of the Republic of Tatarstan.

6th Kazan OIC Youth Entrepreneurship Forum

Exciting projects from 18 countries, teams building solutions for emerging markets making the world to be better place

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“Youth are the driving force of the future and are the shapers of the digital revolution. Hence, the way forward is to provide support towards the economic empowerment of youth in the OIC member states which will ensure prosperity for all. The UNIDO Investment and Technology Promotion Office and the Arab International Center for Entrepreneurship Center in Bahrain strongly believe that YBH platform is an instrumental tool towards regional integration, entrepreneurship, Innovation and ultimately achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. “

Dr. Hashim Hussein




“Young Business Hub helps potential entrepreneurs to get connected and feel surrounded with like minded motivated entrepreneurs. Being an entrepreneur is tough but YBH solves many problems of being an entrepreneur, so you an only focus on your impact. Working with YBH in Bahrain in the framework of global investment and entrepreneurship summit helped more than 70 startups from 50 countries to grow their businesses and scale up to MENA.”

Kaan Akın




“Startups may be small companies, but they play a significant role in economic growth. They create more jobs which mean more employment, and that means financial prosperity and improved economy. YBH’s initiative for ensuring the well-being and economic prospects of young people with substantial economic problems is an extraordinary initiative, and I am proud to be part of it.”

Syed Shahzad

Founder of OxAdemy Education, United Kingdom

Success Stories

The main idea of Boltay proof is to involve blind children in education through the provision of Braille books and examination sheets. Braille is expected...
The main aim of Posthub is to implement a peer-to-peer shipping to enable travelers to earn money by utilizing the space in luggage. This innovation...
The ASHA platform aims to provide a platform to financially sustain women in freelance and craft e-commerce careers. The target market includes course holders and...
Social fintech company promoting inspirational stories of Bangladeshis around the world to mitigate fake news and propaganda. It builds the brand of Bangladesh by motivating...
GoCoach serves as one-stop centre connecting sports enthusiasts from various age groups to sports coaches in various segments with multi-level expertise at a competitive price....
We Improve Your Business Security issues are important as always. We are working on physical borders same we should do for cyber boundries, because technology...
Access to clean water 24/7 eWATER Services is a pre-payment water dispenser harnessing Internet of Things (IoT), NFC technology, mobile money and cloud-based data analytics....
One of the first and foremost exponents of AR and VR technologies in Bangladesh. Web, app and game development as well as creative marketing is...
We have prepared a healthy and delicious snack that the whole family could enjoy. HAUS Freeze Dried products are transformed crispy forms of healthy snacks of...
We are on a mission to provide 10 Million people with access to clean drinking water by 2022 Pak Vitae has pledged to solve water...

About YBH

Young Business Hub (YBH) is the umbrella comprehensive Youth Economic Empowerment initiative of ICYF among the whole economy related programs. The YBH has been developed for overcoming substantial economic problems of the youth through its multi-level strategic…

About ICYF

Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum” (ICYF) is an international, non-commercial, non-partisan organization uniting leading umbrella youth organizations from the Member-States of the Organization of Islamic-Cooperation (OIC) as well as international youth organizations, operating in the OIC region and youth organizations representing significant Muslim minorities worldwide…