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African Youth Foundation (AYF)

The organization’s mandate is to promote youth education for Africans in the Diaspora as well as Europeans with African descent. Gender equality is also another chapter in AYF 's mandate with a view to mobilizing and developing the talents of the youth to contribute meaningfully to national and global development. A concept which will motivate the youth to begin their own enterprises particularly in the informal sectors, other than migrating to other countries. The organization specializes in training business and entrepreneurial skills through the help of Local Business Institutions. AYF promotes self-awareness, researches development conditions in African countries, analyses favorable conditions for development and participation of the youth in a full social and secured life.
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Leonard Jansen, Executive Director


Sebastianstr. 177-179, 53115 Bonn, Germany


+49 (0) 1212 510 323 700


+49 (0) 228 910 8833

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