September 2, 2019


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 […]
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 […]
June 17, 2019

Dr Adrien Coly elected President of the Africa Alliance of YMCA’s

The 11th General Assembly was held from 4 to 8 June in Johannesburg, South Africa. The event was marked by the election of Dr. Adrien Coly […]
June 14, 2019


ORIGIN OF FATHER’S DAY? AND WHY WAS IT INSTITUTED? Father’s day is celebrated every year in most countries on the third Sunday of June. Father’s day […]
May 10, 2019

Mothers Day

In Kenya, the 12thof May 2019 marks Mother’s Day. This is a day to shine light on motherhood and appreciate the mothers around us. Mothers are […]
April 30, 2019

AAYMCA General Secretary Labour Day Message

Dear brothers and sisters, Each year on Labour Day we celebrate the achievements of all workers across Africa. This 1st of May we will be exactly […]
April 24, 2019

Change Agent – Cohort 4 Launch

The YMCA Change Agent Programme is an international leadership development programme to empower YMCA young leaders and grow the ability of the movement, with special emphasis […]
April 23, 2019

Why we involve men in our SRHR work

The African YMCAs have a long history of working with Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) issues affecting young people on the continent. Different YMCAs […]