YPPD Sierra Leone

Implemented by the Youth Partnership for Peace and Development (YPPD) “ICT Social Media for Change” will realize the potential of young people and the

About the Project

Youth Partnership for Peace and Development (YPPD) is a youth-led development organization working with partners across the world to foster youth-led
approaches to development and overcome poverty, marginalization and social exclusion. The organization was formed in 2005 by proactive young professionals who strongly believe in the strength of youth to help bring about meaningful changes within the communities they live; by changing the mindset that young people should not only be regarded to as beneficiaries or objects of research but as equal and trusted partners in development.

Social Impact

The anticipated impacts of this training will be as follows:
•Improved information, social media, and technology skills.
•Increased self-confidence and pride in their abilities to bring about change.
•Improved communication, critical thinking, and leadership skills.
•Improved ability to work collaboratively, solve problems and think creatively.
•Increased chances to find support in the virtual, information-driven and computer-aided world.
•Increased level of understanding around security

NPO Status
Yes, registered non-profit organisation
Foundation Year
Contact Person
Musa Ansumana Soko
Where can you volunteer?
What can you do?
Partner Meeting in Liberia Caitlin E. DeWilde, one of our past volunteers Community mapping exercise Building capacities of communities -water access Review of Health Gains in the MDGs Scaling Up Health Service Delivery Meeting Capacity building training peer mediation program Community Mapping Exercise Creative Art Program