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Functions of DYA

  • Oversee initiation, formulation and implementation of national youth development policies and programs
  • Ensuring establishment and operationalization of youth empowerment centers
  • Providing necessary technical advice to stakeholders on matters pertaining to youth development.
  • Identifying and evaluating local, regional and global opportunities for youth information and empowerment. 
  • Liaise with stakeholders to mobilize resources for youth programs and projects
  • Mainstream youth issues in all aspect of national development.
  • Review, implement, monitor and evaluate National Youth Policy.
  • Ensuring compliance with principal and values of good governance, human rights, transparency, accountability, ethics and integrity in the department
  • Coordinating implementation of the 30% preferential procurement for youth, women and persons with disability
  • Promoting youth participation in environmental protection, preservation and conservation and improvement
  • Promoting youth skills development
  • Promoting job creation and sustainable livelihoods for the youth.
  • Operationalization of the National Youth Council
  • Coordinating youth organization in the country to ensure youth development through a structured organization
  • Coordinating implementation of youth empowerment/catalytic funds