Volunteer with International Youth Education Program

International Youth Education Program

Accra, Ghana, Africa

We are a non-profit organisation working to promote youth empowerment in Ghana

IYEP is committed to the development and empowerment of young people across the continent by working for and with them, forming strategic alliances with like-minded organisations and individuals to improve existing programs and develop new programs which meet the needs of the youth today

Our Activities

What We Need

IYEP has several project and programmes which need support - both in kind and financial. Current and future projects include:
- A Youth mentorship programme for out of school children between the ages of 10 - 17
- A youth entrepreneurship and skills development programme for students
- A career advisory clinic for students, graduates and young job seekers
- A film and documentary making programme for young people

Our programmes are year round and as such require volunteers at anytime of the year
To make a significant impact we encourage volunteers to have a minimum stay of 4 weeks

What We Provide


We do not charge any fees for people to volunteer with IYEP. For volunteers who work on site in Ghana, we provide weekday meals during working hours

Important Info

Suitable For


Minimum Stay

Any period of time

Staff Size

Up to 5 people


Personal Expenses
Medical Insurance

Watch Us


Help out from Home

Social Media Help
Video/Photo Editing
Grant Writing

Technology has made it easier to be able to contribute to a significant cause from the comfort of your home or office. Volunteers with expertise in Social Media campaigns, grant writing, fundraising, webinar productions, video editing etc will be very much appreciated to help with our various projects and programmes. Please email the Director of Programmes - Naa Otua at info@iyep.org about your interest and expertise to discuss how you can support the work of IYEP

Your Contact Person

1 Creation Street, East Legon, Accra, Ghana.

Other Information

IYEP welcomes volunteers who are passionate about youth development particularly in less developed countries and willing to contribute their time, expertise and resources to underprivileged young people who would otherwise not have such opportunities for a better and brighter future

Our Wish List

Books for our children's Library
Video cameras
Sound equipment such as lapel audio microphones, boom mics
Three-point lighting Kit
Shot gun microphone

Any equipment and materials for our film and documentary training programme will be much appreciated. Please send via courier (to guarantee safe receipt) to 1 Creation Street, East Legon -Mepeasem
Accra - Ghana
Tel: +233244998801

What are you waiting for?

We at International Youth Education Program would love to hear from you!