Working with NYSC corp members have remained an integral part of strengthening youths participation against corruption (Y-PAC) project. In view of this YAF Uyo team carried out a monitoring visit to the ICPC Anti-corruption CDS group. With respects to the training, the medium was used to address the new Batch A corp members.
As the oldest existing institution on earth, families are still relevant nucleus for social change. Although transformed greatly over the past decades in terms of their structure and as a result of global trends and demographic changes, the United Nations still recognizes the family as the basic unit of society.
Training Student leaders to engage in civic activities on campuses has remained the major strategy to get students involved in governance through the STUNT project. STUNT which stands for strengthening Student Network for Inclusive Development is a Ford Foundation funded project Initiated by Youth Alive Foundation.
The AKYDF Bill is seeking for the establishment of a YOUTH DEVELOPMENT FUND set out by clear rules and procedures which would allocate at least 3billion Naira shall be provided for investment in youth development to be progressively increased annually.
Over the past few weeks, Nigerians have taken to social media to condemn the alleged sexual abuse of a women recently arrested by police officers in Abuja. Social conscious individuals sense that for the larger part, demands for sex in exchange for bail by the Nigerian police
The Integrity Awards is an event hosted by the Youth Alive Foundation and a partnership of other civil society organization (CSOs) to recognize and reward exceptional citizens who have made outstanding contributions in terms of exemplary acts of Integrity. The goal of the Integrity Awards is not only to reshape
The month of April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month. SAAM is a month dedicated to bringing awareness to Sexual Assault and educating the community on the ills of sexual violence as it affects people physically, emotionally and psychologically.
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DEFY Network- Defending & Empowering Female Youths A safe place for young women to share their experiences of sexual violence, harassment and assault and get support and encouragement. Let's break the Silence on Sexual harassment survivors.
VACANCY: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS Youth Alive Foundation (YAF) is a non-profit Civil Society Organization established in 2002 with offices in Abuja, Lagos and Akwa Ibom states which seeks to play a significant role in facilitating a just, equitable and fair society where all youths can have access to social, economic and political opportunities.
The negative effects of corruption cannot be overstretched. The major sufferers/stakeholders of these effects are young people. However, many young people have become demoralized in rising up against this cancer (corruption).
Every year National Youth Service corps members are given orientation on how to become exemplary in their host communities of service. The little above two weeks orientation that offers cross-cultural integration during moments of lectures,
CALL FOR INTEREST Youth Alive Foundation (YAF) is a non-governmental organization that seeks to redefine the contributions of the Nigeria youth in the governance and development process.
The YAF annual staff retreat is an important part of the organization’s strategy to promote staff bonding and generate new ideas for the year. This is pivotal to the staff’s harmony and productivity because as the saying goes ‘All work and no play, makes Jack a dull boy (& Jill a dull girl)
The Evaluation and Learning Summit on the Y-PAC project was held in view to bring all partners and representative from the donor on a single platform for discussion on the progress of the project. The venue was Watbridge Hotels and Suite, 11 A/B IBB Way, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on the 25th – 26th March, 2019
YANET SENSITIZES 1000 AT COLLEGE OF EDUCATION, ZUBA FCT When issues of corruption are constructively shunned among peers there are often tangible next steps that result in pro-activity against the social vice. It was a large turn-out with over 1000 students’ seated for sensitization by Youth Anti-corruption Network (YANET)
It is not new to identify the faces of bribery in the various sectors: • politics, • Universities and colleges, • Nigerian football, • churches, • online, everywhere in the country. An overwhelming 95 percent of Nigerians will accept a bribe when offered or pay a bribe when demanded the Nigerian Corruption Survey 2017
Bribery holds major devastating effects for citizens and the development of the country. The 2017 National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) survey reports that an estimated 400billion are paid in bribes each year.
The Akwa Ibom legislature under in the 6th Assembly has passed the Akwa Ibom Youth Development Fund Bill (AKDF Bill) into law.
INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY 2019 To all women in the world, we say happy womens day from Youth Alive Foundation. Chosing a single day to celerate women globally is not enough to appreciate the societal role you play in shaping norms, culture, behaivor and attaching more value to live. The earliest Women's Day observance was held on February 28, 1909