September 19, 2018

Ghana YMCA trains Peer Educators for pregnancy Prevention Campaign

Ghana YMCA organised a two-day training workshop for 12 peer educators to assist in preventing the prevalence of teenage pregnancies in the country. The peer educators […]
September 12, 2018

ALL ON BOARD – OB 2 Film making training in Ghana

By Sarah Heinlin, Communication and Programme Officer Ghana YMCA  ALL ON BOARD“ is a media development project that started mid-march 2018 in Accra, Ghana. It brings together […]
September 12, 2018

The plight of a rural woman in South Sudan

 By   Ezra BAYA, YMCA SOUTH SUDAN In this microcosm of the black continent where I find myself, or even in most parts of this God-given place for us […]
September 5, 2018

EMPOWERING YOUNG PEOPLE FOR GOOD

Let me start by thanking the YMCA Western Zone for putting its money where its mouth is. By that I mean the YMCA is already acting […]
September 5, 2018

Sexual health: anxiety without action.

My friend Nonhle just found out that she is pregnant at the age of 39. Now that makes her 57 when this baby turns 18. “You […]
September 5, 2018

Social Justice: focus on migrancy

Justice. This is a very powerful word. It is about setting something right, and about a neutral, unbiased and impartial way of ensuring just behaviour or […]
August 15, 2018
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Training and facilitation in a new country

I am a 2018 YAC participant originally from Madagascar, volunteering at YMCA Cape Flats. I teach 40 grade 6 pupils at Beaconview Primary school. I also […]
August 15, 2018
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Building and Shaping Young People

Young people are the future generation and a hope of the best we want to see and yet to see. The sleepless nights of pain and […]
August 15, 2018
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“Today is all that you have”

I logged onto my social media account only to see one of my friends tagged me in a photo captioned ” I miss the time we […]
August 9, 2018
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Understanding Power Spaces

I’m part of YAC2018 participants ,a youth exchange program that has made me a man on a mission. The Africa Alliance of YMCA’s (AAY), together with […]
March 6, 2019

AAYMCA 11th General Assembly

Introduction Article #25 of the Africa Alliance of YMCAs stipulates that the Ordinary General Meeting (OGM) will be called after every 4years. During the 10th OGM held […]
March 5, 2019

What do you say about gender balance?

Ghana YMCA Communication Team, sat down with Olivia Mensah, 26, a graduate trainee of the YMCA Vocational Training Institute for an interview about gender balance She […]
March 3, 2019

SUCCESS STORY YMCA TOGO:CREPPY Gédéon

CREPPY Gédéon, a young member of the YMCA-Togo Cultural Club, talks about the positive impact of YMCA on his life during his last 4 years. Let's […]
March 3, 2019

SUCCESS STORY YMCA TOGO: Temoignage Emmanuel Assogbavi

... I represent the culture and values ​​of an entire country abroad through know-how and learning at the YMCA ...Graduate of the Cégep de Sherbrooke in […]