Welcome to CAYO

Counselling Of The Adolescent & Youth Organization

Counselling of the Adolescent and Youth Organization (CAYO) is non-profit making, non-governmental organization registered under the Trustees Incorporation Act (1962) in May 1995 - Registration Number: R.G.48418/4M and the National Youth Council Act of 1996 of the Laws of Malawi on 8th September 1998 Registration Number: NYC/011.

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Past Achievements

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To be an effective and a model organization in child and youth development that achieves the highest level of excellence in advocacy, leadership empowerment and participation in child and youth development.


“Setting the pace for the next Generation”.


CAYO is a child and youth serving non governmental organization that is committed to; - Empowering adolescent and youth for positive behaviour change, advocating for their human rights and sustainable development.

Track Record

CAYO has implemented a number of projects with funding from different donors.

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Our work is focused on contributing to the National Youth Policy, the Education Policy, Child related policies, Malawi Growth and Development Strategy (MGDS) the Millennium Development Goals (MGD) among many other national and international implementation plans and policies that seeks the development of children and youth.

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