Youth Resource Development Program (YRDP)

 


Country

Cambodia

Organization

Youth Resource Development Program (YRDP)

YRDP works to empower Cambodian university students to develop critical thinking skills and gain civic awareness that will enable them to make demands of elected leaders and participate in decision making processes. YRDP currently works with youth from 20 provinces who are now enrolled in more than 37 public and private universities, technical colleges and other institutions of higher education. Its training deals with issues related to natural resources, good governance, social injustice, land conflict and other youth concerns.

Project

Youth Initiative on Extractive Industry Revenue Transparency

Purpose: To develop the next generation of active and informed youth by hosting educational forums and dialogues addressing issues related to natural resources, good governance, social injustice, land conflict and other youth concerns in an initiative on revenue transparency for the extractive industry.

Project Grant Amount $32,310
Total Grants Received $104,724
Years Supported 3
Theme Civil and Political Rights
Population Served Youth