Who We Are

Girls Activist Youth Led Organization is a local NGO in Malawi working in Mchinji District. GAYO – Girls Activist Youth Organization (GAYO) is a non-profit making professional organization, primarily concerned with creating a conducive environment on girl’s rights or related issues through Research, development, entrepreneurship, citizen participation, ICT and other communication channels. Established in 2007 as a club then transformed to organization, GAYO is committed to enhance effective participation of youth in key decision making structures at all levels.

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Equiping the youth with knowledge, skills and values to be self-reliant citizens.

Our People

Board Members

Rachel Malema
Board Member

Esther Kainja
Board Chair

Gilbert M’bwana
Board Member – Head of Programmes

Pay Kanyenda
Board Member

Action For Women Economic Empowerment (AWEE) Project

We are contributing to the reduction of economic dependency amongst women and girls in rural in Traditional Authorities Nyoka and Kapondo targeting two VDCs in Each Traditional Authority


VSL Groups
(girls and women)
$ 7800
Project Delivery
Costs 6 Months
Our People

Team Members

Richard Batch
Executive Director

Chifunilo Travis Stonken
IT/Communication Officer

Steven Master
Administration Officer

Development partners

Ministry - Logos

Her Liberty - Logos


Global Education Partnership

NICE - Logos

CISE - Logos


https __www.naqez.org_

World Vision


https __plan-international.org