Statement for Africa Youth Day November 1st 2018

By | October 30th, 2018|FEATURED, INSPIRE|

'A Youth-led Corruption Free Africa' In recognition that the African Union is celebrating Africa Youth Day 2018 on the subject  'Raising Youth Voices Against Corruption in Africa' ....and that it is encouraging African youth to raise awareness of corruption issues in their communities,  we respectfully ask the following comments from 5 selected countries to be [...]

First Call for NAYD Country Focal Points (CFPs) 2019

By | October 19th, 2018|INSPIRE|

NAYD is seeking CFPs for next year. To apply please send an email to with a one paragraph summary of why you should be selected along with a brief CV and a photo. Tasks to include: A monthly report on country activities on youths, SDGs, civic space, development and rural communities Host a chat [...]

Africa Elevate – Call for Articles

By | October 8th, 2018|INSPIRE|

A Statement by NAYD on International Youth Day August 12 2018

By | August 12th, 2018|INSPIRE|

  What does a safe space mean for you as a young person? An environment that is conducive enough for the development of a youth Schools as safe spaces for youth to learn and build their skills For girls and young women it means access to social spaces, technological spaces, and political spaces An environment [...]

Youth Led Activism in Nambia

By | May 30th, 2018|INSPIRE|

Desire U Kamboua, NAYD CFP Namibia INTRODUCTION Namibia is a country with diversity not only in its resources but also in its people. There are 13 regions in the country. This creates disparity as well.  Amongst not only the people but the youth led projects as well. The country’s focal point seems to [...]

Working Together for One Africa

By | April 24th, 2018|INSPIRE|

Why do I Volunteer with NAYD?

By | April 3rd, 2018|INSPIRE|

Nkhenzani Valoyi - NAYD Steering Group Working for NAYD’s been such a total bliss. It’s been a learning curve and a platform that refined my growth.  We are living in a continent where there’s a divide between the elite and the poor and where our governments do not have enough capacity to reach [...]

Why do I Volunteer with NAYD?

By | March 22nd, 2018|INSPIRE|

Judyannet Muchri - NAYD Steering Group It has been a few years now since I started at NAYD and I have enjoyed growing with this network of people who are committed to social change. Why do I do what I do at NAYD? The answer lies in my belief in Africa and her [...]

Why do I Volunteer with NAYD?

By | March 15th, 2018|INSPIRE|

Pochi Tamba (Eps. NSOH) - NAYD Steering Group There are thousands of African youths working for a better continent and a better world. Many of these youths are repeating what some fellow African youths somewhere had done or are doing. NAYD is the one place where these African youths get to know themselves, [...]

Why do I Volunteer with NAYD?

By | March 8th, 2018|INSPIRE, Uncategorized|

Paul Shaw - NAYD Steering Group I've been with NAYD since 2007 when it was formed. What a roller-coaster ride its been - so many any ups and downs. One moment you're on the crest of a wave, the next struggling to keep your head above water. Sometimes your heart is being torn [...]