YIDP specific objective is not to help young people escape poverty, but rather to help them overcome it. YIDP discover, develop and dedicate talent. By giving them the skills and the confidence they need to have the courage to be vocal and realize their plans, YIDP shall provides them with an opportunity to take ownership of their future and transform not only their lives, but the lives of their families as well and the community at large.
For YIDP; art, sports, and fashion are an integral part of vocational training because being a success is not just about learning to “do;” it is first and foremost about learning to believe in oneself.
Dance, athletics, music, acrobatics, karate, yoga, and jewelry and sandal making are just a few of the myriad activities which are targeted by the initiative. Events shall be organized on a regular basis to present the work of the young people and showcase their creations.