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A TRANSFORMED YOUTH LEADING CHANGE

WHAT WE DO

Youth Empowerment

We bring young people together to rediscover their talents whilst we encourage them to harness their potentials and use their energies productively. We do this by creating opportunities and space for the young people in their community.

Youth & Media for Development

We help the youth to develop their communicative capacities for engagement with development actors. We train them on the use of communication tools to fight injustices in their communities. We link them to appropriate media channels to enable them to participate in development discussions.

Economic empowerment is a cornerstone to us. We have trained young entrepreneurs for the past 6 years. Based on the experience we developed a methodology for working with entrepreneurs. You can learn more and access all the materials here.

Youth & Reproductive Health

This intervention is to raise youth awareness on sexual reproductive health and rights, encourage exclusive breast feeding among young mothers and to promote the practice of safe motherhood among young mothers in the communities.

Youth & Sport for Development

Sports is used as an effective tool for development. We engage the youth in sporting activities, which holds virtues and values such as patience, tolerance, respect for others, equal rights, participation, health, sharing, peace and unity which are necessary ingredients for development.

Youth, Agriculture & Environment

The agriculture sector is a viable business venture for young people, but many find it unattractive. We offer access to innovative ways of investing resources in the agric sector for increased productivity and incomes, as we believe agriculture can reduce hunger and ‘youth poverty’. We sensitise the youth to take on the roles as environmental stewards.

 
 

WHO WE ARE

Youth Empowerment for Life (YEfL) empowers youth through engagements, networks, information sharing and capacity building to lead change.

Youth Empowerment for Life (YEfL) was registered as a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) in January 2010, after it had been piloted as a program by Youth Action on Reproductive Order (YARO) in partnership with Ghana Friendship (GV) in Denmark. The organisation emerged from a youth forum concept that was started as an activity by GV in cooperation with their partner Ghana Development Community Association (GDCA) in 2005. The youth forum was used as a platform for youth to engage in intellectual discourse on development matters affecting them in diverse ways.

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CONTACT

Inquiries

For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: +233 (0) 3720 27888 or fill out the following form.

Head Office

Block B. House No: KR 56

Near School for Life Head Office (directly opposite KLASS ONE COURT)

Naa Luro Estates. Off Bolga Road. Tamale

 

Postal Address

Post Office Box TL2498

Tamale - Northern Region - Ghana

yefl@yefl.org

Tel: +233 (0) 3720 27888

Fax: +233 (0) 3720 27889

Employment

To apply for a job with Youth Empowerment for Life, please fill the form below and send it together with your C.V. to job.yefl@yahoo.com

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CONTACT

Inquiries

For any inquiries, questions or commendations, please call: +233 (0) 243 252 844 or fill out the following form.

Head Office

Block B. House No: KR 56

Near School for Life Head Office (directly opposite KLASS ONE COURT)

Naa Luro Estates. Off Bolga Road. Tamale

 

Postal Address

Post Office Box TL2498

Tamale - Northern Region - Ghana

yefltamale@gmail.com

Tel: +233 (0) 243 252 844

       +233 (0) 501 387 534

Vacancy

To apply for a job with Youth Empowerment for Life, please fill the form below and send it together with your C.V. to job.yefl@yahoo.com

Job App Form

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