OUR TARGET GROUP
YES- Tanzania is a youth lead organization which target on young people of all gender. 13-35 years old people are considered as young. We work with in school youth and out of school youth (primary schools, secondary school to higher learning institution.
WHY DO WE THINK OF YOUNG PEOPLE
Youth in Tanzania covers more than 50% of the total population. They are leaders, politician, business people, civil servants and so much in contributing to community economic and social life. And still faces many challenges from teenage to young adult. Among big challenges facing youth population in Tanzania are effects of HIV/AIDS, poverty, unequal participation in leadership and gender disparities.
YES Tanzania understands our significance role in the society and our potentials. That’s why we focus on us.
- Full of energy
- Full of knowledge
- Easy to learn/ easy to understand
- Economic opportunity
- Social change
- Not affected by our bad cultural norms like beating our wives/husbands
- We are positivist
Why not work to bring these changes to other young people in our society. This will be saving more than 50% of Tanzania population
YES Tanzania is working to bring positive changes in development aspects using young people targeting young people but affecting the whole community