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Young Peace Brigades

Kumasi, Ghana | http://www.ypbgh.org
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Joined in May 2003

About Us

Young Peace Brigades since its formation in Ghana in 2004 has had one goal in mind: Creating hope in the lives of boys and girls.


The organization focuses primarily on the promotion of Healthy Living, Education, Advocacy Campaigns on contemporary issues, Human Rights, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene- (WASH), Livelihood/Agriculture and Peace Education whiles creating an enabling environment to address the causes of poverty, inequality (ies) and forced migration which is essential in a country where over 50% of young adults are jobless, 30% trying to leave the country and where families live in the kind of brutal poverty and hardship that cannot be overcome by just hard work.YPB is focused on tackling poverty through promoting access to opportunities for community education, economic development, and health services through volunteerism and community self-help initiatives in Africa


Mission

Young Peace Brigades aims to create a supportive environment for the survival and the development of communities by encouraging local initiatives for sustainable economic development and environmental awareness.


Vision

An organization committed to building together a world in which peace, justice, solidarity, human dignity, sustainable development and respect for nature prevail.

Young Peace Brigades since its formation in Ghana in 2004 has had one goal in mind: Creating hope in the lives of boys and girls.


The organization focuses primarily on the promotion of Healthy Living, Education, Advocacy Campaigns on…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Agriculture
  • Children & Youth
  • Community Development
  • Health & Medicine
  • Volunteering

Location

  • P.O.Box I.K 40, Kumasi - Airport
    BR1 3rd Floor Chelsea House,Harper Road, Adum, Kumasi - Ghana
    Kumasi 00233
    GH

Photos for Young Peace Brigades

  • Conducting a training on community entry skills
    Conducting a training on community entry skills
  • Taking part in United Nations Volunteers Exhibitors programme
    Taking part in United Nations Volunteers Exhibitors programme
  • Working with the community to put up a temporary structure for school children in Ghana
    Working with the community to put up a temporary structure for school children in Ghana
  • Providing volunteering orientation programme
    Providing volunteering orientation programme

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