Project profile — YMCA Canada - International Internships 2011-2014

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Overview

Overview

YMCA Canada - International Internships 2011-2014 - Overview
CA-3-S065018001
$450,806
YMCA Canada (CA-CRA_ACR-3119246460)
2011-01-06 - 2014-03-31
Closed
Country / region • Ecuador (18.00%)
• Senegal (9.00%)
• Jamaica (9.00%)
• Colombia (16.00%)
• Ukraine (9.00%)
• Ghana (9.00%)
• Sierra Leone (9.00%)
• South Africa (9.00%)
• Kenya (12.00%)
Sector • Education, Level Unspecified
Education facilities and training (11120) (10.00%)
• Population Policies/Programmes And Reproductive Health
STD control including HIV/AIDS (13040) (30.00%)
• Government And Civil Society, General
Public sector policy and administrative management (15110) (10.00%)
• Government And Civil Society, General
Democratic participation and civil society (15150) (20.00%)
• Government And Civil Society, General
Human rights (15160) (10.00%)
• Other Social Infrastructure And Services
Social mitigation of HIV/AIDS (16064) (20.00%)
Policy marker • Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (significant objective)
• Participatory development and good governance (significant objective)
• Children's issues (principal objective)
• Youth Issues (principal objective)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
Description and results

Description

This project is part of CIDA's International Youth Internship Program (IYIP), funded by the Government of Canada's Youth Employment Strategy (YES). The IYIP contributes to the YES by providing a large spectrum of Canadian graduates with valuable international development work experience abroad.

Results achieved

Results achieved as of the end of the project (March 2014) include: YMCA coordinated 31 internships in nine countries. The interns assisted local partners by creating a policies and procedures manual and improving awareness of and knowledge about HIV infection, transmission, prevention and treatment. The interns acquired new skills and abilities that will increase their employability such as: monitoring and evaluation, curriculum development, analytical research skills, communication skills, critical thinking and reasoning, youth engagement, and program planning and delivery. They also gained experience working cross-culturally with children, youth and adults, and gained a sound understanding of human and children’s rights issues at the local, national and international levels.

Financials

Financials


Original budget $108,777
Planned Disbursement $0
Transactions
Transaction Date Type Value
01-05-2013 Disbursement $47,398
26-03-2014 Disbursement -$19,444
26-08-2013 Disbursement $36,629
Country Percentages by Sector
Related information

Related information

YMCA Canada - International Internships 2011-2014 - Related information
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Partner website — YMCA Canada
Global Affairs Canada
KFM Partnerships for Devlpmnt Innovation
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