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  • NAYCOM Awarded Bronze by H.E. Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma on outstanding performance 2012

  • Minister of Youth Affairs Mohamed O. Bangura and World Bank Delegation

  • NAYCOM Bags Silver Award for Best Performance

  • @naycom

  • Commissioner & Deputy Commissioner

  • Youth Consultation in the Constitutional Review Process

 

Background

 

 

The National Youth Commission (NAYCOM) was established by the Government of Sierra Leone through the National Youth Commission Act No.11, of 2009. It was signed into law by H.E. The President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma on 22nd December 2009 and published in the Supplement of the Sierra Leone Gazette Vol. CXLL No.3 dated 7th January, 2010. The Commission is a body corporate with the object of empowering the youth to develop their potential, creativity and skills for national development and for other related matters. The governing body of the Commission is the Board of Directors

 

Mission

To Increase the Productive Capacity of our Youth for Enhanced Participation in Development and Governance at National, District and Community levels by adopting the following policy objectives:

 

• To Promote Youth Creativity, Potential and Skills for National Development;

• Creation of Employment opportunities for the Youth and Develop medium and long term strategies;

• Initiate Youth Development Programmes in collaboration with relevant governmental and non-governmental bodies.