Our Profile

Organisation Profile

Vision:

  • Building an empowered and resilient community

Mission:

  • To create a compassionate community that is socially, politically and economically empowered for self-reliance through advocacy and practical skills.

Mandate:

  • To rehabilitate high risk youth i.e. repeated offenders, Prostitutes and Street children so that they become better citizens.
  • To provide practical skills to the youth and other valuanable groups for economic empowerment.
  • To empower citizens with human rights knowledge and skills so that they become responsible citizens who demand and defend their rights.
  • To advocate for youth friendly policy and legislative framework that can foster economic empowerment for the youth.

Objectives:

  • To empower youth with knowledge and skills for sustainable development.
  • To provide care and support to persons affected and infected with HIV/AIDS and Malaria.
  • To provide legal assistance to vulnerable groups in order to ensure access to justice.
  • To conduct evidence based research on issues affecting the youth for advocacy and policy reform.
  • To strengthen the capacity of the Yearning Voices Foundation staff and partners institutions to effectively deliver to their mandates.

Core Values:

  • Respect for human Rights.
  • Care and compassion
  • Integrity
  • Team work.
  • Timeliness
  • Results Oriented