Somaliland Y-PEER believes that young people can take their rightful place in the country’s development when they are empowered. Y-PEER therefore is engaged in providing a youth leadership training programs for the young people in Somaliland. These leadership trainings and sessions focus on the personal development, communication and leadership skills for the young people. From its establishment, Y-PEER Somaliland trained 150 young people in leadership and personal development trainings. Many of the trained youth worked Y-PEER Network voluntarily and lead initiatives and projects that are valuable for their peers. Some of them also found jobs from other organizations and programs after gaining work experience from their volunteer works at the Y-PEER.
“Y-PEER Somaliland trained 150 young people in leadership and personal development trainings in 2012.”