Center for Coordination of Youth Activities (CCYA)


The national coordinator of CCYA Mr. Ngolo Katta tells about the work that CCYA in doing with youth in Sierra Leone.
Center for Coordination of Youth Activities (CCYA) is Operation a Day’s Work Finland’s partner organization in Sierra Leone. CCYA is a Sierra Leonean youth organization that supports and educates young people and mobilizes them for campaigning and volunteer work. Challenges include education and problems related to girls and young women such as early marriages and teenage pregnancies. Girls that drop out of school need a second chance. CCYA wants to engage young people from slums and from in and outside of school.