International Youth Council-Yemen is a nonprofit , non-governmental and youth led organization which is targeting youth and community in general. IYCY has a legal and independent personality. The International Youth Council-Yemen was founded on 01/02/2012 headquartered in the capital city, Sana’a under the provisions of Associations and Institutions Law No. (1) For the year 2001 with licensing number (24-24).
Since 2012, IYCY has contributed to youth and community development through its programs and interventions either supported by INGOs or self financed activities. The span of programs and activities focus not only on youth and women, but also on community as whole. Its projects include WASH, nutrition , food , health and youth development. IYCY attaches a great importance for wash and health issues that affect the community as whole and youth , children and women in particular.
IYCY is very keen on embracing youth regardless of their political , religious, color, ethnic groups or backgrounds. IYCY adopt the values of integrity, transparency and credibility which contribute to the success of its work with other CSOs and INGOs. IYCY has a very good relation with local authorities and government branches which allow better coordination and implementation of the activities of IYCY's projects. The team of IYCY is diverse and inclusive. Their experience is diversified.