December 1, 2016  |  

Join us in New York and Bonn!

Dear Friends, As you may know, the World YMCA has special accreditation to interact with the UN system. This gives us the opportunity to attend and address UN meetings of several kinds. In 2017, there are at least two events that link with our 4 strategic areas of employment, health, civic engagement and the environment. […] Read more…

October 13, 2016  |  

ILO’s Academy on Youth Employment

The World YMCA is proud of its partnership with the International Labour Organisation (ILO). ILO and the YMCA both are dedicated to tackling the challenges facing youth employment globally. From the One Million Voices research we learnt that a lack of employment opportunities was a major concern for young people. ILO is working towards development of […] Read more…

September 3, 2016  |  

New Employment Initiative in Africa.

On 18 August, The YMCA’s in Africa launched a revolutionary 3-month career campaign dubbed ‘careermanenoz’ – an annual drive that targets young men and women of all religions. The campaign will culminate in a two day expo; the ‘Career Expo and Beyond’ slated for 25-26 November 2016.