Our Mission

UNYDA's Mission is to eliminate hardships for Nimba youth that needs direction and support in achieving their targets by providing an exclusive platform, connecting youth to various educational institutes, employment opportunities, including internships across Liberia and the US. UNYDA prides itself on enlightening youth with education and skill development, resulting in meaningful employment. 

Our Vision

We work together to create a better and well-managed environment by delivering resources and opportunities to achieve a healthier and prosperous life to become a preferred charitable organization. UNYDA model supports this compassion-based vision by offering safe, reliable, and competitive resources to the community. We envision fostering a deep relation to be individualized, reliable, and trustworthy.

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we care

our values:

 

Wellness

UNYDA is committed to helping our community and youth in uplifting their lives. We want to be a force for positive change by making a significant and lasting impact on our society— today and for the generations to come. We value our people, and our purpose is to be the platform for revolutionizing their lives through our wellness-oriented approach.

Excellence

Strive for excellence in every aspect by delivering quality service and unparalleled value. Our value reflects our passion for enhancing life and providing opportunities for underprivileged youth using our charitable organization.

Commitment

We run our organization by thinking bigger and differently. Commitment to the cause is what allows us to inspire our Liberian youth. This feeling of humanity, brotherhood and understating is what we hope to promote looking to the future with enthusiasm.

Accountability

Sincerity and uncompromising in commitment to doing the right thing and respect everyone’s opinion. We are constantly looking for new and better ways forward. Whatever we are doing today, we can do better tomorrow. We welcome feedback aiding in improving the quality of our services.

Responsible

To lead by example and inspire others through our actions and success for the development of Liberia. We pride ourselves in our leadership in demonstrating moral courage, strength and treating the entire community as one with compassion, respect, and empathy. Our core value is to uphold the moral values that constitute the ultimate criteria motivating and justifying human actions to succeed together.

Empowerment

To empower our youth and community to achieve collective transformation. We strive to equip youth with education aiding them in empowering themselves, taking control of their own lives, and achieve their goals. Our mission is to provide resources to engage and invest youth in achieving success and prosperity mentally.

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Our Story

The success of any community is in its strong economy resulting in a better life for its citizens. Quality education results in higher average income, enabling people to enjoy a better standard of living and quality of life. Unfortunately, currently, Liberia is significantly behind in most Other African countries in nearly education statistics. It has one of the highest levels of out-school children, with an estimated 15 to 20 percent of a-year-old Who are not in Class. resulting in millions of youth waking up to no education. No financial resources to feed families, leading them to hopelessness and despair. They spend all their prime year putting their dignity at stake, searching and failing to find opportunities to grow and create a better life for themselves and their families.

The Liberian Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) estimated that the conflicts killed 250,000 people, and one million were displaced due to the Liberian Civil War. Liberia's has attention for child soldiers in 2010, seven years after. 

Liberia ranked 162 Of 169 countries in the Human Index, making it one of the poorest countries in the world with families without basic facilities, i.e., Food. Healthcare and education

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our history

To respond to the devastation of civil war in Liberia and seek to reconcile divided communities, five US-based Nimbaians set up Nimba County Youth Organization in 1996. Partnering with UNICCO, we renamed our organization UNYDA. 

We’ve come a long way since, supporting and empowering Liberian communities at home and abroad. 

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