Promoting Social Justice,Peace and Development

World Wide

                  YOUTH ALLIANCE (THE GAMBIA)

                              " CHARITABLE ORGANISATION "

 

Youth Alliance-The Gambia (YAG) is a collection of youths of all field of study working together to help improve the quality of life and advocate for Social and Climate justice issues in The Gambia. The Alliance is borne out of humanitarian obligation and sacrifice to support young people and empower them to be future leaders. Compelled by humanitarian fortitude, the group is empowered by the principles of natural love and care for humanity. As we groom and nurture the youths with facilities to develop and grow to be self sufficient and involve in capacity building to meet the challenges of modern times and to enhance their competitive advantage. We offer hands of fellowship and partnership to the community for self reliance and self development. 

Youth Alliance is a collection of youths

YAG was incorporated as a charitable company with a registration number 390/2009  in 31st June 2009, in Banjul The Gambia, with a network of young people of all works of life with a passion to make an impact in their communities. The concept of the Youth Alliance is borne out of humanitarian obligation and sacrifice, to support the very underprivileged children and their parents country wide .

Vision/Concept

The group’s vision is dynamic, pragmatic , and functional one which avails to the visionary concept and strategies in bringing youths together in involving in nation building and to be productive . It also unveils and offers a hand of fellowship and partnership, to the indigenous Gambian communities of various fields.

The Core Objectives

  • To empower the county’s populace through wealth and job creation
  • To be development oriented and performance
  • To identify with the communities and national development initiatives and efforts in its socio-economic programs
  • To be a model and custodian of moral discipline and a beacon of right living to the children and youths

The objectives will be supported by the three underlying principles:

  • A commitment to preparing young people for participation
  • The promotion of acceptance and understanding of others
  • The development of appropriate values and beliefs

Mission Statement

Compelled by humanitarian fortitude, the group is empowered by the principles of natural love and care for humanity, as our brothers and sisters keepers.

As we groom and nurture the youths with facilities to develop and grow to be self sufficient and involve in capacity building to meet the challenges of modern times and to enhance their competitive advantage.

We offer hands of fellowship and partnership to the community for self reliance and with some sense of hope and a brighter future.

The Group’s policy Agenda

  • Promote a positive & healthy self –image, critical thinking, love of country , social responsibility and the spirit of volunteerism among youths.
  • Increase the levels of awareness, interest, participation and involvement of the youths in the community, sectoral and national concerns.
  • Raise the capacity of youth organizations to plan , program and execute their mission and objectives very well ( towards self-management and self-reliance)

  • Reduce the incidence of risk behaviors among youths
  • Patriotic- with strong love for country and culture