Empowering and Motivating New Generations of Active Citizens and Change Agents Through Skills Development and Showcase Events.

Poem Writing Challenge

By Amanda | June 30, 2021 | Comments Off on Poem Writing Challenge

!!! WRITE AND WIN !!! . Empowervate Poem Writing Challenge 2021 . Write us a short poem about anti-bullying and…

Musical Variety Show in aid of Empowervate – 4 August 2019

By Amanda | July 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Musical Variety Show in aid of Empowervate – 4 August 2019

We had a wonderful Musical Variety Show in aid of Empowervate on Sunday 4 August in the afternoon at the…

Y-CAP Celebrates its 10th Anniversary

By Amanda | July 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Y-CAP Celebrates its 10th Anniversary

On 19 March 2009, YCAP was born out of a youth dialogue programme running at Afrika Tikkun. Four years later,…

Examining the urge to be cool…

By Amanda | March 6, 2019 | Comments Off on Examining the urge to be cool…

I remember during my secondary school career, my school had a breed of popular young men, some of them were…

Our Impact

Total number of Learners 2010 - 2020
Schools Participating 2010
Schools Participating 2018
Total number of Schools who have participated since 2010
Schools Participating Regularly Since 2010
Members of the 99 Action Club

Enter YCAP

The Youth Citizens Action Programme (Y-CAP) is a youth development programme that empowers, skills and motivates new generations of active citizens.

The programme is powered by Empowervate Trust.

Valued Partners

We are privileged to be associated with and supported by a number of excellent organisations.

These organisations make it possible for Y-CAP to Empower and Motivate youth around the country.


We already have a team of around twenty people across the country assisting Empowervate.

You too can spread awareness about the Y-CAP programme, mentor and train schools in how it works.