Call for NAYD Country Focal Points 2019

By | November 10th, 2018|FEATURED, Uncategorized|

To apply please send an email to help@nayd.org with a one paragraph summary of why you should be selected along with a brief CV and a photo. You must be between 18 and 39. This is a voluntary position and will take about 2 hours of your time per week, mostly on-line networking. Tasks to [...]

August 2018: Organization of the Month

By | August 1st, 2018|ORGANISATION OF THE MONTH, Uncategorized|

Youth for Innovation Trust Zimbabwe Youth for Innovation for Trust (YIT) promotes youth development through social innovation. YIT provides innovative solutions to problems faced by youth. YIT acknowledges that young women are at the center of development, whilst creating active global citizens by facilitating a critical thinking culture. Headquartered in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, Youth for Innovation [...]

June 2018: Organization of the Month

By | June 4th, 2018|ORGANISATION OF THE MONTH, Uncategorized|

Youth Initiative to Fight Climate Change Ivory Coast A report by Marie-Josee Houénou, NAYP Ivory Coast Focal Point  The Support Association for Self Promotion Sanitary and Urban safety (ASAPSU), working with a group of youth called Jeunesse Francophone pour le Développement Durable (JFDD), is an Ivorian association working to promote health, support refugees, environmental conservation [...]

Why do I volunteer with NAYD?

By | April 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Ando Ramarokoto - NAYD CFP Madagascar As a Communication Officer within the NGO Welthungerhilfe in my everyday life, I get to write lots of articles, reporting on the success stories of our work. With a passion for writing, it is just normal for me to volunteer at an office that requires me to [...]

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 [...]

Spotlighting Youth-led Initiatives

By | November 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|

DARPE In one sentence what does Development Assistance Portal in the Middle East (DARPE) do? DARPE is an ultimate resource in the MENA Region to identify tenders and grants, build informed partnerships, design and deliver funded projects more competitively and effectively Where is DARPE based? Where does it focus its work? Who are the people behind [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

June 2017: NGO of the Month

By | June 1st, 2017|ORGANISATION 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 [...]

Declaração do Dia da Juventude Africana – Pochi Tamba Nsoh, Fundadora da NAYD

By | February 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Se tiveres de sonhar, fá-lo ALTO e arrojadamente! Hoje, a África diz que o mundo deve celebrar os jovens como agentes-chave de mudança. Na NAYD, é para mim uma oportunidade para contemplar a luz do sol, a energia da juventude africana e a sua resiliência, ciente que apesar de muitas vezes serem menos educados do [...]