H>E Boemo Sekgoma


Honourable Members of the Youth Parliament, Youth from our beloved SADC; Youth Leaders living with disability and diverse portfolio’s Mentors, Chief Mentors; Colleagues and distinguished attendees; It is with immense honour that I address you virtually in my new capacity as Patron of the SADC Youth Parliament As you may be aware, the SADC Parliamentary…

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The Young people, the media, the SADC Youth Parliamentarians, stakeholders, partners, and our esteemed Mentors, the Master of ceremonies Dr. Keratiloe Mogotsi, the Secretary General of SADC PF H.E Boemo Sekgoma.  Today is an important and a great day in the history of SADC and Africa; it is a testimony of the Africa that we…

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Solidarity Remarks by the Southern Africa Youth Forum (SAYoF) on the Launch of the Re-imagining Pan-African and Feminist Philanthropies Initiative (06 June 2023), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

It is indeed a great honour and inspiring to give solidarity remarks on the launch of the Pan-African and Feminist Philanthropies Initiative. The Southern Africa Youth Forum (SAYoF) a pan-African regional youth platform working with young people in SADC region and programs across Africa; we welcome and applaud the time, talent and treasure offered by…

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Communique on the attendance of SAYoF and Co-convening the Global South Youth Re-Granters Network Retreat in Bonn, Germany

The Southern Africa Youth Forum (SAYoF)is pleased to be part of the stakeholders gathering in Germany for the Global South Youth Re-Granters Network Retreat.The initiative which being led by the Climate Justice-Just Transition Donor Collaborative (CJ-JT)in partnership with the Southern Africa Trust (SAT), ADESO, Green Africa Youth Organisation (GAYO), Youth Climate Justice Fund (YCJF), and the Southern Africa Youth Forum (SAYoF). Since 2021…

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3rd SADC Youth Parliament Official Announcement 2023 – PRESS STATEMENT

The Southern Africa Youth Parliament/SADC Youth Parliament is a regional policy advocacy, engagement arm, and flagship program coordinated by the Southern Africa Youth Forum (SAYoF) and other stakeholders. A platform for key decisions that influence policy and practice at national, regional, and international levels. Through consultative processes with young people in the region, the Southern…

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Southern Africa Youth Forum (SAYoF) Communique on the upcoming Africa Day 2023 Commemoration: Accelerating AfCFTA: Voices of youth, social enterprises, and businesses!

The Southern Africa Youth Forum (SAYoF) is pleased to partner with the Centre on African Philanthropy and Social Investment (CAPSI) at Wits Business School, Mandela Institute for Development Studies (MINDS) and African Philanthropy Network (APN) for the Africa Day 2023 hybrid Commemoration running under the theme “Accelerating AfCFTA: Voices of youth, social enterprises, and businesses.”…

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