DEDICATED YOUTH SUPPORT
Today, it is no longer enough for you to be a good Youth Worker. you also must be a good advocate for Youth Intervention work.
The NYC is the official voice of the Youth and ensures that: youth are heard on issues important to them; their rights are safeguarded; they are protected from harmful practices and exploitation; public policies reflect the aspirations of the youth and that they are included in decision making processes.
The NYC mobilizes youth to take part in social, economic and political spheres of national development and ensures that they benefit fully from government initiatives targeting youth. The Council also promotes patriotism, volunteerism and community service among the youth by engaging them in various Community activities and providing opportunities for youth to shape their future.
Coordination & linkages
The NYC is charged with the responsibility of coordinating activities being undertaken by youth groups, youth focused community-based organizations, non-governmental organizations, civil society movements and other organizations. The Council also promotes relations between youth organizations and other bodies both nationally and internationally with similar objectives to deliver the dream of empowered Kenyan youth