- What does Y-ACT offer youth advocates in terms of professional development?
We build the skills and capacity of youth advocates by taking them through Advocacy Strategies Development training, providing them with a platform to interact with donors and policy makers and supporting them in the development of policy communication material.
- How do I find out if this is for me or my organisation?
Are you a youth advocacy organization involved in championing for issues to do with Gender Equality, Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights and Meaningful Youth Engagement?
If your answer is YES, then Y-ACT; Youth In Action is the right place for you because we provide you with a platform to engage with other youth advocates championing for similar issues and provide you with the resources necessary to strengthen your advocacy skills and capacity.
- How can I get involved in your activities?
You can participate in activities and trainings by clicking here to join the movement. Look out for Y-ACT youth advocates near you that you can join efforts with You can also follow us on our social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube to keep up to date with any upcoming activities.
- Are there any job openings at Y-ACT that I can be considered for?
All our current open positions and opportunities are listed on the “Job Openings and Opportunities” page of our website and posted on our Facebook platform. These pages are updated as new positions open, so we encourage you to check frequently.
- How can I partner with Y-ACT?
You can start by clicking the join the movement button this will provide you with an opportunity to identify other partner organizations that you can join in pushing for your advocacy issue. If you have any additional questions about Y-ACT, feel free to email us at Youthadvocacy@amref.org