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Addis Ababa Youth Association

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Joined November 2017

Addis Ababa Youth Association/AAYA work at the capital city of Addis Ababa, is has a very presence in each areas of the city's pa. particularly focus on youth Youth Economic Empowerment, civic Educat

Presence in: Ethiopia
Focus: Citizenship & Identification, Education, Gender-based violence, Governance, Accountability & Transparency, Livelihoods
  1. VISION To make-out productive, responsible, and reliable healthy youth citizen that vigorously participate in economic, social and political activities of the country.
  2. MISSION Organizing and empowering the youth to alleviate their social, economical and political problems.
  3. General objective

To empower youth’s to be a major development agent so as to promote youth participation in all development endeavors.

  1. Programs
  • Environmental protection & development
  • Anti-HIV AIDS, reproductive health and drug
  • Good governance & human right
  • Youth Empowerment And Economic benefit
  • Sport festivals
  • Young girls Empowerment
  • Promote volunteerism
  • More than 26,000 active member and 39,000 passive
  • Mobilize more than 100,000 youth in summer volunteerism campaign yearly
  • Lots of youth become economically benefit through MSEs, Coble stone, and other projects

People Associated With This Organization

Biruk Worku

Addis Ababa Youth Association
Joined November 2017
Interests: Education, Environmental Justice, Gender-based violence
My Name is Bruk Work born and live here in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. I start volunteer youth action project in my early age and a founding members of Addis Ababa Youth Association, which is one of the pioneer youth based organization here in Ethiopia. I create and manage money youth development focused project in my local areas to name some, Manege Civic Education and youth entailment dialogue forum, youth empowerment and employable works, mobilize volunteer youth for different social action project, revived 6000 s.q meter land for free to establish Africa Youth Center and other money project.
in addition to this i actively participate being with my friends when current Youth Policy document
I have good attachment with different official, particularly work closely with the former FDRE President Girma W/giorgis who act as a patronage of our association.
furthermore i have received many recognition for my youth focused engagement to mention some, Peace ambassador, pioneer volunteer ....
Biruk Worku is the network champion (main point of contact) for Addis Ababa Youth Association.

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