Blog Posts

The Amazing Volunteering Journey: Nyandoh Walks-off the Pedestrian Lane

The most exciting part for me, serving as an AU-YV within the Youth Division of the African Union Commission, was to be immersed with vast relevant...

Date: Jul 21, 2022

When the Going Gets Tough, The Toughest Win the Battle by Thabiso Monageng

COVID-19 has greatly affected our day-to-day life, our businesses and has disrupted access to opportunities. However it also sparked a lot of resil...

Date: Nov 02, 2021

Pushing the Women’s Agenda amidst chaos and uncertainty Written by Caroline M Nkuziwalela

An Exciting experience I want to share! After anxiously waiting for my deployment following our pre deployment training in Cairo, Egypt, I was rec...

Date: Oct 05, 2021

AUYVC Story Frida Frans

".... the experience I gained as a volunteer gave me so much in return that it led me to understand what I really want to do with my life and espec...

Date: Apr 08, 2021

African Union Youth Volunteer Corps Turns 10- Farzana Abdikadir

The AU-YVC program imbedded in my system a Pan African identity and helped me rediscover my roots as an African. The program has indeed establishe...

Date: Dec 23, 2020

African Union Youth Volunteer Corps Turns 10- Victor Moinina

When I signed up for the African Union Youth Volunteer Program, I knew that I was in for an awesome experience. I  thank African Union for th...

Date: Dec 23, 2020

AGYI Alumni stories

Foreword Alumni Booklet In the spirit of ‘amplifying youth voices’ the Southern African Alumni Network (SAAN) aims to use this Alumni ...

Date: Jun 25, 2020