Advocates for Youth

Organization's name: Advocates for Youth
Organization's acronym: AFY
Headquarters address  
Address: 1325 G Street NW, Suite 980
Washington, DC 20005
United States of America
Phone: 1-202-419-3420
Fax: 1-202-419-1448
Web site:
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Children
  • Family
  • Least Developed Countries
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women
  • Youth

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Violence against women
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and health

  • Reproduction, family formation and the status of women

Social Development:
  • Youth
Geographic scope: International
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1980
Year of registration (YYYY): 2005
Funding structure:
  • Grants from Governments
  • Fees for providing consulting or research services
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants

Additional Information

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