August 15, 2018
youth

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
youth empowerment

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
youth empowerment

“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
aaymca youth

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 […]
August 9, 2018
aaymca youth

Life in a New Country

Freshly trained as a Young Advocate for Change, I arrived in Bulawayo Zimbabwe on a sunny Sunday. Most of its streets are boarded by trees which […]
July 19, 2018

KNOW OUR NGS! Kwabena Nketia Addae, Ghana YMCA National General Secretary

” BELIEVE IN SMALL BEGINNINGS, CHERISH HARD WORK. NOTHING COMES ON A SILVER PLATTER. YOUNG PEOPLE SHOULD USE MOST OF THEIR PRODUCTIVE TIME TO READ. READING […]
July 9, 2018

#YE4GOOD YMCA World Council 2018 in Chiang Mai, THAILAND

By Cedric Dzelu, Change Agent, Ghana YMCA is in Thailand! 1500 participants from YMCAs across the world are meeting in Chiang Mai, Thailand for the 19th […]
July 9, 2018

2018 General Election and the Role of Sierra Leone YMCA Before, During and After Elections

By Mustapha Momoh, Communications Volunteer, Sierra Leone YMCA The 2018 General Elections was one of the most keenly contested elections in the history of Sierra Leone. […]
June 28, 2018

Atelier deplanification opérationnelle : YMCA Sénégal renforce son personnel pour une administration résiliente

By Diacounda Sene, Communications Director, YMCA Senegal Dans les orientations du bureau national  de YMCA Sénégal pour l’année 2018, le développement d’une administration forte conduite par […]
June 25, 2018

2018 Regional Youth Conference in Anfoeat Tsebi – Volta Regional Council of YMCAs

By Mathew Amuzu, Regional Director, Volta Region The 2nd Annual Regional Youth Conference of the Volta YMCAs was held on Friday, 15th June, 2018, at Anfoeta […]
August 27, 2019

Ghana YMCA to increase youth investment through concert

By Samira Larbie, GNA Ghana YMCA will on August 31, hold a concert dubbed: “The Benefit Concert”, in commemoration of the 175 years anniversary celebration of […]
July 24, 2019

SexManenoz: Training trainers

From 19th to 21st of June 2019, volunteers and staff members from Thika, Shauri Moyo, Central and South C YMCA as well as volunteers from OAY gathered in […]
July 9, 2019

FUTURE OF WORK

By Martha Wanza, YAC 2019 ‘‘As 2025 approaches we don’t know yet the type of jobs our children born from 2000 will work on”. Dr. Gillain […]
June 27, 2019

Ghana YMCA, Weltfilme expands West African film network with annual training

By Goddy Nana Mens. The vision of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) of Ghana and Weltfilme to create the first ever West African film network […]