We harness and nurture the potential of young people for socioeconomic and political development of the Gambia.

Why Us? Our Strength: We represent over 60% of the population and work directly with young people through our following structures!

125 Registered National Youth Organisations
70 Registered Regional Youth Organisations
48 Registered District Youth Groups
35 Local and International Partners

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About Us - NYC in Brief

The Gambia National Youth Council (NYC) is a Public Agency established by an Act of Parliament in 2000. The agency is actively operating in all the 7 administrative regions and 48 districts of the Gambia with over 125 registered national and community based youth civil society organisations. Our mandate is to mobilise, coordinate and supervise youth organisations, implement national youth programmes and advise government on youth matters.

Our Membership

National Youth Organisation

Operating in more than three regions

D 1000 / YR
  • Certificate of Membership
  • Capacity building
  • Access to funding opportunity
Regional Youth Organisation

Operating only in one region

D 500 / YR
  • Certificate of Membership
  • Capacity Building