Youth Empowerment and Support Initiative undertakes and implements a wide range of activities to achieve its vision and goals. These activities are in six thematic areas embedded in the organization’s areas of intervention. These are: (in-progress and being planned):
YES-Initiative engages the youth in productive, formative, and fulfilling activities. Our programming bridges divides of age, socio-economic status, religion, gender, and culture to form a more empowered community. Our programs promote productivity and active participation of young people in community life to multiply the impact and sustainability of our efforts.
We prioritize the acquisition of sustainable skills such as; creativity, communication, identity building, and problem solving, which will serve youths throughout their lives. Through this integrated approach, our targeted youths acquire tangible skills for life and work, while also becoming healthier, more self-confident about their potential to contribute to the development of their communities.