Global Youth Action Network / TakingITGlobal

Rating: 5 stars   13 reviews

Issues: Children & Youth, Education, International

Location: 540 President Street 3rd Floor New York NY 11215 USA

Mission: Our mission is to facilitate youth participation and intergenerational partnership in global decision-making; to support collaboration among diverse youth organizations; and to provide tools, resources, and recognition for positive youth action.
2012 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 20-0479950
212-661-6111
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Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

In a time where the world faces an increasing number of borderless challenges, global networks like GYAN are critical. GYAN increases dialogue and collaboration between youth around the world to produce the most effective and creative ways to have their voices heard.

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2012

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Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

Its been truly a great opportunity to work on youth development and GYAN as an organization that provides has been one of the strong organizations that i happen to have been affiliated to through an NGO (Young People We Care ) I established in Ghana. As at the time i started i found the MDG Youth Action Guide very resourceful in my mobilizations and campaigns for youth engagement in the MDGs. Later on other resources were used to promote youth voices at key events such as the GFMD with thanks to the online platform of GYAN and TIG. GYAN serves as a great youth platform that enhances youth cooperation for effective advocacy and results.

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

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Rating: 5 stars  

GYAN serves as a platform that unites and communicates young people around the world to act upon the most critical problems of our generations, such as Climate Change and Sustainable Development in general. By being actively participating in both, COP and CSD international meetings, the network makes sure that the voices of youth is represented at the highest levels.

How does this organization compare with others in the same sector?

Very Well

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you recommend this organization to others?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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