ACTION/2015 SIERRA LEONE HEALTH SECTOR RESPONSE ENDING POVERTY, CLIMATE CHANGE AND INEQUALITIES

ACTION/2015 SIERRA LEONE

Leading change for the post-2015 development agenda; the Sustainable Development Goals in Sierra Leone. ‘’Developing countries, including Sierra Leone, are still facing serious economic difficulties and an unfavorable international economic environment, and the number of people living in poverty has increased,’’

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HEALTH SECTOR RESPONSE

Communities can be resilient in emergencies when they are provided the needed tools to cope and respond by way of preparedness.

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ENDING POVERTY, CLIMATE CHANGE AND INEQUALITIES

Leading change for the post-2015 development agenda; the Sustainable Development Goals in Sierra Leone. ‘’Developing countries, including Sierra Leone, are still facing serious economic difficulties and an unfavorable international economic environment, and the number of people living in poverty has increased,’’

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Testimonials

The Helping THEM for a Lifetime Project – empowering young women in Sierra Leone

About the Initiator

Being a victim myself and coming from a society that respects men with more than one wife, I kept…

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Leading Change

With Active programs in Sierra Leone and Liberia, the Youth Partnership for Peace and Development (YPPD) is a voluntary and non-profit youth-led development organization working directly with development partners across the world….

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Our Approach

YPPD’s activities are dedicated to enabling young people discover their tremendous talents and untapped energy so as to become productive and well-informed global citizens. YPPD also believes that encouraging the…

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Leading Change

With Active programs in Sierra Leone and Liberia, the Youth Partnership for Peace and Development (YPPD) is a voluntary and non-profit youth-led development organization working directly with development partners across the world. Established as a post-conflict initiative, the organization is staffed by a group of young proactive youths who are convinced that development does not lie in the hands of the elderly alone, about also in those of young people.

YPPD

It maintains the view that young people can be agents of positive change, and works for ways of enabling youth to step forward for social transformation in various communities and the world at large.

The overarching goal of YPPD is to contribute to the endeavors of supporting youth development, peaceful conflict resolution, stability, sustainable development, peace and democracy in Sierra Leone. It works to increase the capacity of vulnerable groups through training, partnership, advocacy, enhancing the youth knowledge base and equipping them with livelihood skills. It is a platform for diverse kinds of actions committed to engaging key stakeholders at different levels of development across the country.

Our work is inspired by the daily struggles of our communities and the enormous opportunity that exists in collaboratively working with others in the search for sustainable solutions.

Get Involved

Being a more people-driven institution, the organization is open to involving as many people and institutions as possible. In doing so, there are various ways in which you can get involved.

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Partners

Funding and Stretegic Partners (Current and Past)

United Nations Millennium Campaign/UNDP – Kenya

United Nations Human Settlement Program (UNHABITAT)

Save the Children UK/Action2015 Campaign

CIVICUS Alliance for Citizen Participation/Action2015 Campaign

 

Governmental Partners:

National Youth Commission

Ministry of Youth Affairs

Ministry of Finance…

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About Us

YPPD works to increase the capacity of vulnerable groups through training, partnership, advocacy, enhancing youth knowledge base and equipping them with skills that will help bring about meaningful changes within the communities…

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Leading Change

With Active programs in Sierra Leone and Liberia, the Youth Partnership for Peace and Development (YPPD) is a voluntary and non-profit youth-led development organization working directly with development partners across the world. Established as a post-conflict initiative, the organization is staffed by a group of young proactive youths who are convinced that development does not […]

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