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YOUTH FOR DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTIVITY
(YODEP)

Creating a better and Safe environment for children and youth in the society.

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YOUTH FOR DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTIVITY
(YODEP)

Creating a better and Safe environment for children and youth in the society.

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YOUTH FOR DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTIVITY
(YODEP)

Creating a better and Safe environment for children and youth in the society.

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WHO WE ARE

Youth for Development and Productivity (YODEP) is a child and youth-focused non-profit making Organization established in the year 1998 in order to respond to the plight of the Malawian children and youth who live and grow in high-risk environments plagued by poverty, ignorance, malnutrition, and high rates of communicable diseases.

 

THE MISSION

YODEP exist to create an environment where children and young people in Malawi live to their full potential through Early childhood Development, Basic Education, improved livelihood, Sexual and Reproductive Health initiatives, skills building, health, human rights, and humanitarian support.

The Vision

A Malawian society where citizens are healthy, literate, self-reliant, and free from abject poverty and hopelessness.

OUR CORE PROGRAMS

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION PROGRAMME
  • Establishment of Early Childhood Care and Development Centres (ECCD)
  • Nutrition Support to Children at ECCD Centres
  • Advocate for access to inclusive education
  • Training of caregivers.
BASIC EDUCATION
  • Bursary Scheme to needy Secondary school students
  • Provision of school supplies to needy students at primary and secondary school
  • Awareness creation of importance of education
  • Promote early child education
ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT
  • Establishment of youth friendly health clubs
  • Facilitate establishment of teen and youth clubs
  • Provision of sanitary pads to school girls
  • Capacity building on menstrual and hygiene management
HEALTH PROGRAMME ACTIVITIES
  • Training in HIV prevention, nutrition and positive living
  • Conduct monthly case management meetings
  • Link children living with HIV and Aids for Medical support
  • Conduct Young+ meetings (Group therapies for children living with HIV and Aids)
HUMANITARIAN RESPONSE PROGRAMMES ACTIVITIES
  • Distribution of relief items
  • Reconstruction of houses of disaster victims and psycho social support
  • Environmental rehabilitation
CHILD PROTECTION
  • Advocacy on ending Early marriages
  • Psycho social support
  • Training of children corner counselors
  • Advocacy against harmful cultural practices
  • Promotion Of Child rights

WANT TO WORK WITH US?

We are always looking for new challenges and interesting partners from all over the globe.We Also love to say hello anytime!