YOUTH ACTIVITIES WORLDWIDE
Youth Activities worldwide (YAWW) is a non-governmental organization that invests in the extraordinary potential of young people. Founded in 2009 YAWW builds and maintains a worldwide community of business, governments, and civil society organizations committed to empowering youth to be healthy, productive, and engaged citizens. YAWW programs are catalysts of change that help young people obtain a quality education, gain employability skills, make healthy choices, and improve their communities. YAWW is based on the assertion that throughout the world thousands of effective programs and approaches making a profound and lasting difference in youth lives. Rather than build new programs from scratch, our mission is to identify programs that work, strengthen their impact and expand their reach so that many more young people may benefit. All of YAWW’s program activity is clustered around four main areas, which form the core force of YAWW’s youth initiatives. These are: 1. Education. 2. Employability. 3. Leadership and Engagement. 4. Health Education and Awareness.