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About IYDC

International Youth Diplomacy Conference (IYDC) is a flagship event of Innovation for Empowerment and Development (IFED) Global. It is an innovation of the Model United Nations Conference. A simulation of the United Nations General Assembly, Security Council and other agencies under the United Nations. It combines youths across Africa and beyond to discuss pertinent issues of Global interest. IYDC, mostly held in Accra, is educative as well as entertaining.

IYDC-Accra, 2019 will gather over 1000 youth leaders from 35 Countries to stay in Accra, Ghana to experience the African Culture and the above activities in a Global Leadership learning euphoria.

It is a combination of the following:

  • Model United Nations Conference
  • Special Committee Session
  • The Elders (Forum & Panel Discussion)
  • Ambassadorial Visit.
  • Socials and Tours.
  • Ambassadorial Dinner and Awards.
  • Social Venture Challenge

OBJECTIVES

Build a network of like-minded youth leaders from Africa

  • Build global leadership skills through experienced speakers
  • Learn how and be abreast on presentation, speaking and writing skills.
  • Have a positive impact on youth’s social & psychological development
  • Bring change in the leadership style of Africa and affect the world positively
  • Encourage entrepreneurship among the youth

PAST CONFERENCES

  • IYDC 2015
  • IYDC 2016
  • IYDC 2017
  • IYDC 2018

Our Partners

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In the year 2017, UNESCO Accra-Ghana office received some officials of IFEDGLOBAL in a discussion on strong partnership terms. It was agreed that in subsequent conferences required number of delegates visit the Accra, Ghana office to interact and learn from the Diplomats and officials there. It was also agreed verbally that UNESCO will be of so much support to IFED GLOBAL’s project within their capacity or confine.

2018

In the year 2018, delegates visited UNESCO office in Accra and engaged with them on several issues. UNESCO distributed some learning materials to broaden delegates’ horizon on education, society, culture and the United Nations. The three hour session was very needful and