Youth Leadership Development Programme (YLDP)

The collaboration with young leaders should be intensified. Therefore, the Youth Leadership Development Programme (YLDP) is designed to enhance leadership capacities of emerging youth leaders by equipping them with a unique set of skills required to better achieve their aspirations and fulfil their desired role in society. It is a deliberate non-partisan project reflecting political pluralism and pluralistic societies through promoting the core ideas and values of social democracy - freedom, justice and solidarity.

The Objectives of the YLDP are:

  • To develop a cadre of future political and social leaders from different political persuasions and different walks of life.
  • To provide young, aspiring leaders with essential leadership skills including cognitive skills and factual knowledge on issues of local and international politics and economics as well as increased consciousness regarding the consequences of own actions and inactions.
  • To promote the core values of social justice and democracy.

For further information, do not hesitate to contact us via yldp(at)fes-zambia.org

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung 
Zambia Office 

5583 Great East Road
P.O. Box 30554
Kalundu
Lusaka

+260 211 295615/6
+260 211 293557

info(at)fes-zambia.org


Events

  • Tuesday, 27.02.18 - Lusaka | Country Programme Zambia | News, Event

    State of the Media Report Launch

    On the 27th February, FES Zambia and the Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) launched the new State of the Media in Zambia report.

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  • Wednesday, 28.03.18 - Lusaka | Programme Social Compact and Social Justice | Event

    Lusaka Social Protection Colloquium: HIV and Social Protection Assessment Tool

    The Southern African Social Protection Network (SASPEN) and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) are organising the 1st Quarter 2018 Lusaka Social...

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  • Monday, 05.02.18 - New York | Rights Based Social Protection in Africa | Event

    Rights Based Social Protection: From Rhetoric to Action

    The FES Zambia hosted a side event at the 56th UN Commission for Social Development Session at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

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  • Monday, 26.03.18 to Wednesday, 28.03.18 | Country Programme Zambia | Event

    Regional preparatory Conference prior to the International Labour Conference (ILC)

    In March 2018, FES Zambia, together with ITUC Africa, will organize a regional preparatory conference prior to the International Labour Conference.

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  • | Country Programme Zambia | Event

    YLDP Start for 2018

    The FES Zambia is excited to start the second round of the Youth Leadership Development Programme (YLDP) in 2018.

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