yaapha tanzania

Featured Organization of the Month: YAAPHA, Tanzania

YAAPHA (Youth In Action Against Poverty and HIV/AIDS) was founded 8 years ago by Peter Bundala, and its mission is this: “YAAPHA is committed to reducing illiteracy and poverty by addressing the needs of children and youth, providing primary education, life skills and entrepreneurship empowerment in Tanzania.” Check out this short video about Peter’s life and what sparked […]

The Time is NOW: Volunteer for Women Empowerment

In 1994, the UN published a report stating that the empowerment and autonomy of women, apart from being an important end in itself, is essential for the achievement of sustainable development. As we are heading closer to 2020, gender equality remains a substantial worldwide issue and a key factor in numerous local and global concerns. […]