Member profile

Organization

Youth for Social Development

Constituency

Civil Society

Country/Region

India

Organisation Description

Youth for Social Development (YSD), a local grass root non-governmental organisation working on issues of governance, child rights & youth empowerment and climate justice in Odisha since 2007, it has designed innovative tools and models that resolved the most pressing societal and development challenges, through successful piloting and scaling up some cutting edge interventions. Our work is based on evidence building and involves an interesting mix of empirical work and strong advocacy.
YSD pioneered innovative child led development models ‘Child Friendly City’, ‘Child Friendly Gram Panchayat’ and ‘Child Friendly Constituency’ models that ensure holistic development of children and ensure children’s right to survival, development, protection and participation.

Issues

Sexual violence

Physical violence

Neglect

Sector

Women and gender equality

Early Childhood Development

Social Services/Child Protection

Research

Network