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NATIONAL COMPETITIVE TENDERING - Construction of Youth Resource Centres
05 Dec 2017 17:25

The National Youth Authority (NYA) intends to build Youth Resource Centres across the country.  The Authority therefore invites sealed Tenders from eligible Contractors who have registered with the  [ ... ]

Hon.Isaac Asiamah urges African youth to lead with technology
04 Dec 2017 10:18

Ghana’s Minister for Youth and Sports, Hon.Isaac Asiamah, has told young Africans to lead development initiatives on the continent. He said their exposure to technology and digital advancements p [ ... ]

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The hope of building a Ghana that is more prosperous, equitable, inclusive and peaceful rests on the shoulders of young persons. One key block for Ghana’s economic transformation is achieving the benefits of her Demographic Dividend.       AKWAABA! - Click to Read More

Notable Moments for Ghanaian Youth

2016 - National Youth Authority Act,2016 Act 939 

2014 - Action Plan Launched for the National Youth Policy

2010 - Current National Youth Policy Launched

2001 - National Youth Authority Renamed

1974 - National Youth Council Established by Decree 241

1960 - Ghana became a Republic

1957 - Ghana's Independence Year

Youth Policy Documents

National Youth Policy HERE
Implementation Plan HERE


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Words of Inspiration


African Union Youth Volunteer Corps                                                          8th Batch AU-YVC Volunteer Pre-Deployment Training                            4th -16th December,2017. Accra - Ghana

African Union Youth Volunteer Corps ... a wind of change!

AU-YVC is a continental development program that recruits and works with youth volunteers, to work in all 54 countries across the African Union. AU-YVC promotes volunteering to deepen the status of young people in Africa as key participants in the delivery of Africa's human development targets and goals. 



The National Youth Authority (NYA) which was established in 1974 by NRDC 241 is thus the Statutory Public Organization with the mandate to ensure the empowerment of the Ghanaian youth and it is under the Ministry for Youth & Sports.


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