Yearly Archives: 2017

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Somalia – SOYVGA actions on SDGs September 2017 #Act4SDGs

By | October 14th, 2017|NAYDSDGs|

  September 25th, 2017 marked the second anniversary of SDGs.  SOYVGA’s SDG Action event took place in Mogadishu and Baidoa. Here are the following steps we have initiated on behalf of ACT FOR SDGs event. SDGs Goals printed and promoted by youth volunteers in the famous land mark called “The LIido Beach.” Created a mobile [...]

TEDx comes to University of Kwa-Zulu Natal

By | October 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

By Tinashe Lindel Earlier this year, five University of Kwa-Zulu Natal (UKZN) students came together to host the first ever TEDx event in Pietermaritzburg, which occurred on the 22nd of August 2017, at the UKZN PMB campus. The TEDxUKZN event was envisioned by the students who, apart from being avid TED enthusiasts, also wanted to see [...]

October 2017: NGO of the Month

By | October 3rd, 2017|ORGANISATION OF THE MONTH|

LEAD ERITREA Lead Eritrea is an international initiative led by young people focusing on international affairs and the welfare of young people in Eritrea and abroad. Since 2001 a growing number of youth in Eritrea find themselves in exodus due to factors such as indefinite national service, closure of the only existing university- Asmara University [...]

NAYD founder Pochi Tamba-Nsoh speaks on the SDSGs 2 years on

By | October 2nd, 2017|NAYDSDGs|

Agenda 2030 – 2 years on

By | September 22nd, 2017|NAYDSDGs|

Increasing conflict and inequality, unprecedented levels of migration and displacement, the devastating effects of climate change, ocean acidification, deforestation to satisfy our demand for meat and palm oil,  excess use of herbicides and pesticides polluting ground water systems, plastics destroying eco-systems, political extremism and disenfranchisement, the share of wealth increasingly imbalanced within and between countries [...]

September 2017: NGO of the Month

By | September 1st, 2017|ORGANISATION OF THE MONTH|

Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa (YALDA) Botswana YALDA Gala Dinner YALDA is an international network of youth formed in 2004 by a group of Harvard students, born and raised in Africa. Currently YALDA has a special consultative status to the United Nation Economic and Social Council. YALDA is recognized by [...]

August 2017: NGO of the Month

By | August 9th, 2017|ORGANISATION OF THE MONTH|

Mahibere Hiwot for Social Development (MSD) Ethiopia Mahibere Hiwot for Social Development (MSD) is a local NGO in Ethiopia that was first set up as an anti-AIDS youth club in Gondar Town in 1999 and registered as a non-profit in 2004. MSD operates under the principles of accountability, integrity, transparency, partnership and participation. Mahibere Hiwot [...]

In Conversation with Petrider Paul

By | July 15th, 2017|IN CONVERSATION WITH|

Defending Girls’ and Young Women’s Rights: What’s the take?  What kind of work do you do? I am an advocate of Girls’ Rights; I work to empower Gender-Based Violence survivors to champion for change in their communities so that they can be part of policy and political debates inclusive of decision making. Petrider Paul [...]

INSPIRE July 2017 Issue

By | July 11th, 2017|INSPIRE|

In this issue NAYD investigates how rural communities address poverty. To find out the different innovative ways through which communities in African countries are dealing with poverty, in the absence of government support, here is NAYD's July 2017 INSPIRE: INSPIRE July 2017 Issue

July 2017: NGO of the Month

By | July 4th, 2017|ORGANISATION OF THE MONTH, Uncategorized|

Community Development Centre (CDC-Uganda) Community Development Centre (CDC), based in Uganda but working in both Uganda and South Sudan, is a non-profit and non-governmental community based organization. It was founded in January 2014 by youth with a civic endeavor to advocate for the needs of indigenous communities and establish platforms for community development. The organization [...]