NGO OF THE MONTH

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January 2018: Organization of the Month

By | January 3rd, 2018|NGO OF THE MONTH|

Youth Changers Kenya Introduction Youth Changers Kenya (YCK) is a community based organization that was established in 2015. YCK seeks to promote Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR) through advocacy, provision of information and services through referrals, mentorship & leadership training and providing psychosocial support to young people. YCK envisages a community where young people [...]

December 2017: Organization of the Month

By | December 2nd, 2017|NGO OF THE MONTH|

Violet Mbiti Foundation, Kenya A brief introduction of the organization including the motivation behind it: Through our brand Youth County Projects Kenya, Violet Mbiti Foundation empowers youth in the 47 counties in Kenya socially, economically and politically towards achieving Vision 2030 and Sustainable Development Goals by initiating projects at the grassroots. Focus areas we are [...]

November 2017: NGO of the Month

By | October 31st, 2017|NGO OF THE MONTH|

Children and Young People Living for Peace (CYPLP), Nigeria Youth Against Election Violence March Children and Young People Living for Peace (CYPLP) is a youth-focused, not for profit, voluntary movement in Nigeria. We work with the other youths, informal and formal youth groups and through youth groups in local disadvantaged communities.  We defend and [...]

October 2017: NGO of the Month

By | October 3rd, 2017|NGO 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 [...]

September 2017: NGO of the Month

By | September 1st, 2017|NGO 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|NGO 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 [...]

July 2017: NGO of the Month

By | July 4th, 2017|NGO 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 [...]

June 2017: NGO of the Month

By | June 1st, 2017|NGO OF THE MONTH, Uncategorized|

BIG STEPS OUTREACH NETWORK (BONET), CAMEROON BONET was founded in 2010 and later registered in 2011 as a non-profit, youth-led organization committed to the fight against marginalization, inequality, HIV/AIDS and other STIs in Cameroon. The association provides a platform for the inspiration and empowerment of youths in Cameroon and beyond by enhancing and  promoting opportunities to [...]

May 2017: NGO of the Month

By | May 2nd, 2017|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

Youth of Agro-Marine Development Association (YAMDA), Somalia Based in Merka, Somalia, YAMDA was established in January, 2014. It targets communities in Lower Shebelle, Bay, Bakool, and Banadir Regions. To promote community development, YAMDA focuses on such areas as agriculture and coastal line development, vocational training and capacity building, education, health and sanitation among others. YAMDA’s vision [...]

March 2017: NGO of the Month

By | March 2nd, 2017|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

Drylands Development Initiative Karamoja, Uganda Drylands Development Initiative (DDI Uganda) is a community-based organization formed in 2016 and working in Kaabong District of North Karamoja. It operates in this area in collaboration with local and regional organizations.   Livelihoods Based Workshops and Training DDI Uganda is on a mission to reduce poverty and conflict by [...]