Youth For Women is operationalizing a national-level advocacy campaign with the support of Women Deliver on domestic violence that is targeting governmental policies for women and youth empowerment, through advocacy programs for youth, training sessions for religious leaders, dialogues with key decision makers, partnerships with key national civil society actors, and educational projects for hundreds of rural women on their rights and the GBV policy in the country read more.
Youth For Women Foundation has been a leading champion in fostering healthcare services and initiatives especially sexual and reproductive health rights, Gender-based violence, and family planinng services for marginalized and rural communities. The foundation is working to partner with global institutions and UN Agencies to build the largest SRHR partnership for the rural world, driving life changing regional and global movements towards SRHR, GBV, and family planinng services for the vulnerable women and girls in rural California, New York, Iraq, India, South Africa, Middle East, and the other territories we are based in read more.
Youth For Women is partnering with the International Republican Institute to execute a community-level project on resilience to disinformation prior to the Iraqi National Elections, through initiating an advocacy program for 75 youth, and 15 awareness campaigns targeting 1000 marginalized youth and women in 15 rural communities. The Foundation is also partenring with global tech institutions like Microsoft and the Internet Society to strengthen national-level digital and media literacy programs, and provide affordable broadband access to isolated and remote societies with no community network.
Nojus Saad (he/him) is the president & CEO of Youth For Women Foundation (YFW) who specializes in making major corporate decisions, managing the overall operations and resources of the organization, overseeing the implementation of advocacy strategies, and maintaining communication with key stakeholders. Nojus is the Vice Chair at the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH) of the World Health Organization read more.
Parina (She/Her) is a finance professional, with over 10 years of experience in public and private industry sectors. She holds a CPA licensure and her work has spanned across a variety of organizations, including early stage startups to publicly traded corporations Read More.
Manju (she/her), her creative efforts are rooted in a firm belief that by investing in the first 1,825 days (5 years) of child’s early development, one can shape a better trajectory for optimal success for the first decade and beyond. With an academic and research training in Neurosciences, Manju in her non profit work addresses learning and health inequities in children of low income communities. Using an upstream approach, Manju is working on policy solutions related to early education and wellness read more.
Danyelle (She/Her), is a passionate and dedicated Human Resources professional, with over 10 years of experience in a variety of organizations. One of the projects she is most proud of is her participation in the development of a Women's Professional Forum read more.
Tatiana (She/Her), is an experienced and highly organized professional who has worked with people from a wide variety of ages and backgrounds in the business, sports, and health industries in Ecuador, most recently involved in the caregiving industry in the United States read more.
Adri (she/her), is a graduate student pursuing her Master of Arts in Political Science & International Relations at San Diego State University (SDSU) in California. She has experience working in local politics, human rights, and education, and is passionate about empowering women and saving the planet. She holds two degrees
Kent (He/Him) is an IT Project Manager Consultant with 4 years of Project Management experience specializing in software development and workflow planning. He attended the University of Cincinnati and obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy read more.
Zandra (she/her) is a highly effective, perceptive, and pioneering development executive, serving audiences via creative innovation and cultural stories. Architect of building and accelerating teams in fast-paced, youth centric brands and opinionated communities Read More.
Rachel (She/Her) based in Lille, France is a graduate from Lille Catholic University in international and European Law and Political science. She loves winter sports, writing on human rights issues, and wants to dedicate her career to human rights advocacy Read More.