SOUL - Youth Empowerment and Civic Engagement
Tue. 19 Mar. 2019

Strategic Focus Area

Youth Empowerment and Civic Engagement

SOUL will continue to focus on youth empowerment and civic engagement as a priority; as this target group can make a sustainable impact and positive changes within the communities they serve. Therefore, SOUL will continue to build the capacity of Yemeni youth to be active agents in supporting societal needs, especially as they relate to the strategic focus areas; by providing them with the necessary tools for efficient and effective sociocivic engagement.
Overall Goal
To contribute in building a generation capable of participating actively in the society.

Specific Objectives

  • Promote youth participation on advocating for health and child rights issues.
  • Facilitate an increase in youth-to-youth interrelation and interaction at the national,regional, and international levels on issues which affect them and their communities.
  • Contribute to promoting the importance and practice of structured volunteerism.
  • Enhance youth’s knowledge and skills through capacity building and training.
Ongoing Projects 
 Project Title  Donor Project Cycle
Breast Feeding Promotion Program
Islamic Bank For Development
«Environmental Health In Schools» Training Program
Breast Feeding Promotion Program
Breast Feeding Promotion Program
British Embassy
The Development of Educational Material for Children
About Rational Drug Use
Yemen Drug Action Program- YemDAP
 Previous Projects
 Project Title  Donor  Project Cycle
Youth Empowerment: Oracle DBA Training Program
Western Union Foundation & Shamil Bank Of Yemen and Bahrain (WUF & SBYB)
Youth Development Project  
Vision Hop
Creating Opportunities of Child Rights to Education, Protection and Healthcare for Marginalized/ Street Children and their Families in Sana’a City: Family Center
Save the Children
NGOs Capacity Building in E-Mediate 
Middle East Partnership
International. (MEPI)
Community Economic Empowerment Project
French Social Fund for
Development (FSD)
Youth Empowerment: Oracle Training Program Western Union Foundation & Shamil Bank of Yemen and
Bahrain (WUF & SBYB)
Youth Initiatives Support  Equal Access 2009
Women In Technology: Training for Women on Basic Computer Skills (Up Training) Western Union Foundation & Shamil Bank of Yemen and
Bahrain (WUF & SBYB)
2009 – 2010
2011 –2012
Khamer Women’s Empowerment and Literacy Program Foundation For the Future (FFF) 2008 -2012
Telecenter: The Information and Communication
Technology (ICT) Training and Learning Center for
Women: Antee for Student Services
Islamic Bank For Development
2008 - 2011
Micro-Business Women Empowerment Pilot Project (MWEPP) Dutch Embassy 2008-2009
Women LNGOs Capacity Building Project in Marib Middle East Partnership
International. MEPI
2007 -2008
Software-Component Program for Construction
of School Facilities for Basic Education in Sana’a
Mohri, Architect & Associates, Inc. & Fund from the Japanese
Women In Technology-Yemen (Wit ) Middle East Partnership
International. MEPI
2005 -2009
Promoting Girls› Education Through Junior Local Non-Governmental Organizations Capacity Building» Program French Social Development Fund 2005-2006
NGOs Capacity Building on Strategic Planning USA Embassy - Yemen 2005
Institutional NGOs Capacity Building  USA Embassy- Yemen  2003
«Environmental Health In Schools» Training Program  SFD  2002-2003
Community Based Integrated Development Program  Oxfam  2002-2003
Training Course on Management and
Communication Means for NGOs

SFD  2001
Traditional Midwives Training  SFD  2001-1998
Traditional Midwives Training  SFD & British Council  2000 - 1999
Dress-Making Project  Nippon International
Cooperation for Community 
Development - NICCO

1999 - 2002