Founded in Feb 2008, CYAAD get registered with the Government of Pakistan under the society act 1860 in September, 2009. Introduction: The college of youth activism and development is a Pakistan Based non-profit, non-government organization. It works with young people , particularly in the tribal region, as pioneer organization in the areas of peacebuilding, gender-equality, citizenship and youth engagement.
CYAAD foster youth leadership and engagement for promotion of empathy and co-existence. it also aim to professionalize the skills of young men and women in order to include them in decision making processes and civic participation, which will generate new influences for policy changes. CYAADs provide youth in the Pakistan’s toughest places with the tools and support they need to transform their own lives. Over six years of working in the provinces of Baluchistan, Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab, CYAAD brings significant capacity and expertise in the areas of youth advocacy and engagement for gender equality, peace, development and human rights. We provide youth the information, tools and opportunities they need to become effective leaders, engaged locally/globally.