Over the years YOVENCO has been providing timely and relevant assistance to poor and vulnerable communities through the implementation of interventions in Social
Livelihoods Development, Health Improvement, Child Protection, Youth Empowerment as well as the Conservation of the Environment.
YOVENCO is duly licensed to operate as a Non-Governmental Organization in the Republic of Somaliland by the Ministry of National Planning and Development.
Since its inception, YOVENCO has collaborated with the local authorities, other aid agencies as well as beneficiary communities to successfully deliver dozens of humanitarian and development projects.
We have also established strategic alliances with other
humanitarian and development actors and have become an influential member of Somaliland civil society networks and forums.
These include the Somaliland National Youth Organization (SONYO) – an Umbrella Youth Network, Somaliland HIV/AIDS Network (SAHAN), Somaliland Child Right Forum (SOCRIF), Berbera Economic Development Forum (BEDF), Somaliland
Pastoral Forum (SOLPAF) and the DAN-GUUD consortium for expanding civic space for youth and women.
YOVENCO is renowned as a reputable organization with a proven track record of implementing timely and relevant projects throughout the country.
A society where every citizen enjoys access to better livelihood with a dignified life, human rights and social justice promoted and climate change vulnerability
YOVENCO commits to work with people in poverty and exclusion to improve their socio-economic status, protect their rights, promote gender equality and
well-being and reduce climate change vulnerability through service delivery, empowerment, and policy advocacy.