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 […]
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 […]
May 6, 2018

Scenarios building for the future Africa Conference

Invited by the African Alliance of YMCAs, around fifty young people from 40 African countries are meeting in Kilifi in Kenya to reflect on the Scenarios […]
May 6, 2018

International Womens Day – The strides made

Today, the 8th of March is the International Women’s day. The day is marked through different events all over the world to celebrate the social, economic, […]
May 6, 2018

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF HAPPINESS, Togo the biggest gainers in 2018

One evening a Cherokee elder told his grandson about the battle that goes on inside people’s heads. He said; “My son, the battle is between the […]
May 6, 2018

The Liberian Elections and its winner

Liberia is a country located on the Western coast of Africa. It is bordered by Sierra Leone, Guinea and Ivory Coast. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is […]