Free Capacity Building on Policy Analysis at IEA

The Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), is pleased to infrom Young Ghanaians about their new capacity building initiative. This initiative aims at building and developing the capacities of bright young Ghanaians in the areas of policy development and analysis. This initiative will run for one year during which the selected youth will be taken through …

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Deeping Youth Engagement in Governance

Professor Godfred Bokpin, Head of the Finance Department of the University of Ghana Business School, says government’s investment in youth development must go beyond training. This, he, said would ensure that those who acquire skills get the opportunity to work. Presenting a youth sensitivity analysis of the 2016 national budget at a two-day workshop organised …

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LAUNCH OF POLICY BRIEF ON “YOUTH DEVELOPMENT IN GHANA: THE DEBATE OVER THE DECOUPLING OF THE MINISTRY OF YOUTH AND SPORTS”

On Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 10am, the Youth Bridge Foundation (YBF) will launch a policy brief on “Youth Development in Ghana: The Debate over the Decoupling of the Ministry of Youth and Sports”. The ceremony will be held at the Conference Room, Youth Bridge Foundation, 14 Iris Street, East Legon (Accra). The chair and …

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LAUNCH OF INTEGRATED YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROJECT IN WESTERN REGION

The Western region of Ghana is endowed with various natural resources and remains one of the major contributors to the country’s economic development. With the discovery and exploration of oil, the region has attracted global and national interest on the need to ensure that the exploitation of natural resources yield significant benefits to the indigenous …

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Youth Bridge Foundation Educates First Time Voters

With funding from the Canadian Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI), the Youth Bridge Foundation is undertaking activities to bridge the information gap of first time voters through voter education and responsible media reportage. As part of the education students in Savelugu Senior High School and Anbariya Islamic School Abamiera were sensitised on the 9th and …

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YBF / OSIWA Access to Juvenile Justice Project

“Securing the future of young people I Ghana through improved Juvenile Justice” is an access to justice project initiated by the Youth Bridge Foundation with funding from Open Society Initiative for west Africa (OSIWA) . The Project was introduced to sensitize children and young people on rights and responsibilities by providing relevant information on Children’s …

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Young People and the Police

Theme: Promoting Juvenile Justice through friendly Policing Background The Youth Bridge Foundation (YBF) as part of its governance initiatives, introduced in 2014 a project titled “Youth Awareness Improves Justice” to sensitize children and young people on their rights and responsibilities. YBF in line with it mission to bridge gaps for the youth development, has taken …

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Youth Bridge Foundation Participates in YALI/IREX Expo Exhibition

In order foster partnership with other organizations and engage with young people on YBF’s activities, the organization participated in the Partnership Expo at the Mandela Washington Fellowship West Africa Regional Conference which was held in Accra. The YALI Network provides virtual resources and vibrant physical spaces to equip young African leaders with the skills and …

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Politicians urged to educate youth on global development

Mr Douglas Quartey, the Programmes Manager, Youth Bridge Foundation, an NGO, has appealed to politicians to endeavour to include global developmental goals in their campaign messages. He urged the politicians not to only concentrate on educating the populace on their manifestos but also on issues that pertain to the total development of the world such …

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