LAMU YOUTH ALLIANCE (LYA)

EMPOWERED YOUTH, SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT.

LYA’s plan for the future is guided by an overall goal to provide Strong leadership among Civil Society Organizations in contributing towards ensuring empowerment of youth and sustainable environment.

our vision

Empowered Youth, Sustainable Environment

our mission

To promote active youth participation in sustainable development through capacity building, advocacy and innovation.

our core values

Commitment, Accountability, Transparency, Trust, Team Work, Professionalism

WHAT MAKES US DO WHAT WE DO?

Our Guiding Ideology

“To realize the positive outcomes of an empowered youth and sustainable environment, there must be stronger accountable institutions to advocate for better policies that will allow youth and communities to access essential youth friendly services in an equitable and sustainable manner

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Organizing activities that empower the young people.

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strategic directions

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Youth empowerment

To improve access to youth empowerment services through community participation in the delivery of youth-friendly services. To align program implementation with the county, national, Regional and Global priorities

policy advocacy

To have County and National governments commit and deliver on Global and regional Youth Empowerment declarations. To have stronger grassroots and youth-led initial byes that allow for the youth to increase demand for youth-friendly and empowerment services from the duty bearers.

Sustainable environment

To make LYA a stronger organization providing quality oversight in the delivery of sustainable programs promoting environmental sustainability. To support LYA membership to develop stronger organizational systems for effective implementation and management of natural resources.

Research, Learning & Innovation

To generate scientific sound evidence to inform program implementation and to provide useful information for policy advocacy

Latest NEWS & EVENTS

WHAT WE ARE UP TO

Lamu youth alliance through the support of Global community engagement and resilience fund(GCERF) are holding other youth peace engagement activities at Faza and kizingitini sub-location in Pate island.The main aim of the activity is to see youths embracing none violent means of conflict mitigation through capacity…

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Lamu youth alliance in partnership with GCERF, is holding Youth engagement activities to build and strengthen relations between the diverse communities of Lamu to foster understanding ,tolerance,peace and peaceful coexistence to make room for development. #tusikilizaneni #tupendaneni #tuekelezaneni #promotingPEACE #peaceambassadors #thegcerfchallenge #PVE #CVE PROGRAM SUPPORTED BY…

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As we join the world in anguish and lament over violence,the pandemic, oppression, racism, and injustice, we recall the very tenets on which Lamu youth alliance was founded.   Lamu youth alliance exists to empower youths,economically and socially – giving them the means to overcome oppressive economic…

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from partners and youts we have empowered

I am very proud of what LYA is doing and the impact they are having on the youth in and around Lamu area. I believe with more support, they are able ti achieve more and deliver an even better net positive impact on the society.