PROJECT : YESS (YOUTH EXCHANGE SOTH TO SOUTH)
DONOR : FK Norway
COUNTRIES INVOLVED: Zimbabwe, Malawi, Madagascar, Kenya ,Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia, Tanzania, Burundi Nepal and Bangladesh.
The Youth South to South Exchange Program goes an extra mile to bring young women of age 18-25 of different culture and race in both the Africa and Asia Pacific Regions together .The program aims at increasing and diversifying membership, improving the image of Girl Guiding in Zimbabwe and the other countries involved , addressing issues affecting the girls and young women and building the leadership capacity of young women. In addition ,this program also facilitates learning, sharing of ideas and understanding each other.
The Y.E.S.S girls movement is a journey of a lifetime that every aspiring leader deserves to embark on. Young women are given the opportunity to stay in another county for six months, experiencing guiding in a different environment and most interestingly learning new culture and skills as well as sharing ideas from their home association with the host association.