African Youth and Adolescents Network on Population and Development, Ghana Chapter

African Youth and Adolescents Network on Population and Development, Ghana Chapter
Full Name of Organisations: African Youth and Adolescents Network on Population and Development, Ghana Chapter
AfriYAN Ghana
Organisation Description:

AfriYAN Ghana is a network composed of active youth-led and youth-focused organisations which are registered under the laws of Ghana, working on priority population and development issues
AfriYAN Ghana’s goal is to ensure a world in which all adolescents and youth are empowered and have access to good health, quality education and decent employment
Objectives
-To be the first point of call on all population and development information related to young people Ghana in the areas of health, education, employment, governance and participation.
-To contribute to the formulation of policies and implementation of national, regional and global development agendas that have direct impact on adolescent and youth development
-To provide a common platform to engage all
youth-led and youth-focused organisations with focus on priority areas under population and development in the country.
-To participate in monitoring and evaluation of national programmes and policies for young people

Year of Commencement of Operations: 2013
Annual Budget: N/A
Main Funding Sources (tick as many as applies): Membership Dues, Private Sector Funding, Donor Funding, Fundraising/Donations, Government Funding
Thematic Focus: Education, Training and Skills Development, Employment, Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Livelihoods, Girls and Young Women, Health and Safety, Human Rights and Law Enforcement, Participation in Society, Decision-making and Governance, Sustainable Development and Protection of the Environment
Region: Ashanti, Brong Ahafo, Central, Eastern, Greater Accra, Northern, Upper East, Upper West, Volta, Western