YOUTH EDUCATION THROUGH SPORT (YES) 2007-2008
The main aim of this pilot project was to contribute restoring youth force living in Bosaso IDPs by providing relevant sports, informal education, awareness in HIV/AIDS and recreational exercises.
120 students (65 female and 55 male) who directly benefited from the YES project are now able to read and right the basics of English language. In addition, 250 beneficiaries including student and sport teams also received awareness on HIV/AID, conflict resolution, environmental protection and significance of the breast- feeding from the project. Four sport teams (48 persons) from the two IDPs were established and equipped to play. These teams enabled to have pre and post sport sessions aimed at exchanging, views and experience
Moreover the local implementing partners follow up the project activities evenly throughout the project period, by visiting to the fields, participating of the meeting with the beneficiaries, observing of how the activities are progressing, asking questions to the beneficiaries and the community of whether the project is suitable for them and it can contribute