Urban Space Makers Project is an eighteen months project, which started in July 2022 and will ends in December 2023. It is implemented by YMCA –SL in partnership with Dream Town funded CISU (DANIDA’s civil society fund).


To improve the socio-economic status of vulnerable young people in Freetown (Kissy and Dwazark) to actively take part in community development and are supported by local duty bearers in the process

To ensure youth groups effectively collaborate on community issues
to sustain impactful community interventions


Identification and recruitment of beneficiaries

350 young people have been identified and recruited for the project support in the two community

 Youth groups capacity, skills and sustainability

Specific tailor-made trainings will be provided to them, depending on their technical areas. 200 young people have received trainings to boost the work, impact of the youth groups’ engagement and how to sustain their spaces


Empowering Young people for the African Renaissance