Youth Leaders, Sunder Nagar Nursery
Huma is 15 years old and studies in class 9. She has been working with TYPF since 2012. In 2013, Huma was a leader in a project called “Aas Paas ki Saphaai” (Cleaning our surroundings), which was run in her community. Since 2014, Huma has been a Youth Leader in TYPF’s Blending Spectrum programme. She has been part of various programmes run by TYPF in her own community. She has also facilitated sessions on Life Skills with the other Youth Leaders.
Iqra is 14 years old and studies in class 9. She has been with TYPF since 2014. Before becoming a Youth Leader in 2015, Iqra was a participant in our Blending Spectrum programme. Iqra was part of the ‘Safe Cities’ mapping project where she was involved in mapping safety within and around her community.
Sahiba is 14 years old, and in Class 8. She lives in Sunder Nagar Nursery with her family. Sahiba has been part of TYPF since 2013. As a Youth Leader, Sahiba has been part of many of TYPF’s programmes. She has also run campaigns on acquiring Voter IDs, the importance of Education, and Constitutional Rights in SNN. She has also participated in a training on RTI with 35 other members of her community.
Kareena is 13 years old and lives in Sundar Nagar Nursery (SNN), an urban slum community in Nizamuddin Basti of Delhi. Kareena joined The YP Foundation’s Blending Spectrum programme in 2008 as a participant of the Life Skills Education programme. Since then, she has been part of many small interventions in the community and developed herself as a young leader actively supporting YP’s programme.
Shahid is a 10th standard student in New Delhi’s Kamla Nehru Public Higher Secondary School. He joined The YP Foundation’s, Blending Spectrum Programme in 2008. As part of Blending Spectrum, Shahid actively participated in various capacity-building workshops. He started as a participant in the Life Skills Education programme. When offered the opportunity to take up additional leadership roles in the community intervention, Shahid was one of the first to say he wanted to become a trainer leading the sessions he had attended years ago with other children and young people in the community.
Our Youth Advocates for 2017-2018!
Delhi - NCR