October 26, 2018

Second Quadrennial National Council Meeting held in Accra Ghana

By Samuel Asamoah The National Council of the Ghana YMCA has held its 2nd quadrennial meeting in Accra. The event which was held at the national […]
September 24, 2018

Nduduzo Shelembe ”Stix” Youth Justice Programme Beneficiary

“The faces of those beautiful looking ladies l had seen and had been told they work for YMCA, made me want to attend their sessions. That […]
September 24, 2018

YMCA SIERRA LEONE VISIT TO THE NEW MINISTER OF YOUTH AFFAIRS

By Mustapha Momo, Communications Volunteer, Sierra Leone YMCA YMCA Sierra Leone on Tuesday 11th September, 2018 paid a familiarization visit the country’s Minister of Youth Affairs […]
September 24, 2018

RECRUTEMENT POUR LA FORMATION DE JEUNES ENTREPRENEURS AGRICOLES

Au titre de son axe stratégique relatif à l’emploi et entrepreneuriat des jeunes », UCJG/YMCA-Togo met à la disposition des jeunes le Centre de Formation en Entrepreneuriat Rural (CFER) […]
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 […]
September 9, 2019

Online Bullying Destroys Lives and Families

The last one month sparked controversy on social media after the European continent yet again demonstrated that they remain the queens of racial discrimination. It started […]
September 6, 2019

SOUTH AFRICA YMCA DECLARATION ON THE XENOPHOBIC & FEMICIDE CRISIS IN SOUTH AFRICA

The country and the South African YMCA is reeling from shock and is appalled at the brutal xenophobic and femicide attacks that are being witnessed; the […]
September 2, 2019

AAYMCA SOCIAL ENTERPRISE TRAINING MANUAL VALIDATION WORKSHOP

Africa Alliance of YMCAs on 29th and 30th August 2019 held a social enterprise training manual validation workshop with youth and staff from Kenya YMCA. The […]
September 2, 2019

Why we can’t talk about SRHR without talking about human rights

By Sunniva Haberg, Youth Advisor As human beings, we are vulnerable to exploitation from others, either other people with more power than ourselves, our government or […]