Youth for Peace (YFP)

 

Country

Cambodia

Organization

Youth for Peace (YFP)

YFP, founded in 1999, works to engage youth in building a peaceful and just society in Cambodia. The organization addresses problems facing Cambodian youth, including lack of opportunity, exclusion from decision making, drug abuse, violence and criminal behavior, by providing opportunities, skills training and space for young people to participate in their communities.

Project

Young Leaders for Peace

Purpose: To encourage youth to become change agents in their communities and support them as they take their first steps in social activism by nurturing personal and community development, introducing peace concepts and building leadership skills.

Project Grant Amount $27,000
Total Grants Received $91,655
Years Supported 4
Theme Civil and Political Rights
Population Served Youth