About Us

We are an international organization committed to improving the economic and health outcomes for women and youth in their communities. By working with local partners, we connect women and youth to educational opportunities to ensure they have the right skills to be socially empowered. We collaborate with local health experts to provide comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health Education to address the prevalence of adolescent and unintended pregnancy within the community. In times of crisis, we act judiciously to meet the priority needs of the community through strategic partnerships and resource allocation.

Mission

Our mission is to amplify the rights of women and youth in Ghana for economic, educational, and health development through advocacy and action.

Vision

We envision a Ghana where empowered women and youth have equal access to economic, social and health opportunities to lead and sustain dignified lives.

VALUES

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

We are committed to creating an environment where each person, irrespective of disability, race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law, has equal opportunities for self-expression and achievement of their full potential.

Integrity

We uphold the highest level of ethical and moral standards, remain accountable to the community we serve, and maintain honesty and transparency in all of our activities.

Respect

We uphold the innate dignity and worth of all and treat each person with fairness and justice. We listen and are kind in our communication, valuing diverse opinions, views and beliefs.

Collaboration

We are committed to fostering a culture of curiosity, learning, listening and evolving together, where the ideas and experience of each team member are valued to achieve shared goals.

GO-0999-4075, Afienya – Akosombo Road

Doryumu, Shai-Osudoku, Ghana

+233 27 717 2266

info.gh@ysyf.org

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