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Intercontinental Youth Connect

“We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends"

Mary Mcleod Bethune

“We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future"

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Series of activities

What is Intercontinental Youth Connect (IYC)

Intercontinental Youth Connect is is an organization engaged in youth development programs.Established with the main aim of uniting international youths to cooperate in social, cultural, technological, entrepreneurial, environmental programs through knowledge, networking and traveling

IYC works in collaboration with various youth groups and aims to encourage aspiring leaders by providing a platform to showcase their skills. IYC will always strive to innovate its programs for international youths as a strategic platform to develop and explore themselves as well as create changes to make the world a better place.

Model United Nations

Model African Union



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Our Values

Education and Leadership

Create an international learning platform for young people by gaining new inspirations and perspectives from international delegations

The courage is to shape a better world now and for the future

Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Creativity

Create synergy between countries through exchange in order to improve diversity and open mind for economic development among different nations.

Taking action to bring the world we want

Team work and Networking

create activities with an intention aim to develop relationships, improve the dynamics and help strengthen the sense of identity of those within your group.

Leverage collective mastermind

Diversity, open mindedness and Adventure

Creating an environment that appreciates the differences in individuals as inclusive in a joyful way

Leverage Adventurous mastermind

Positivity and Service to others

Accepting, Discussing and Implementing Ideas.

Developing a Total person

Respect and Humility

Promoting the Ubuntu because we believe that we are one people, we look beyond our differences ( race, religion, culture and social background mainly physical and intellectual abilities)

Transformational Change and Environmentalism

Creating a more sustainable environment by innovating new sustainable solutions to contemporary environmental problems

Event Management

These values guide IYC team in all decisions


Success Stories


International Events

Accra, Ghana 22-25 September 2023 500


Youth Leaders Model African Union (YLMAU3)

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 7-10 March, 2024 200


Intercontinental Youth Connect MUN (IYCMUN3)

Cape Town, South Africa 22-25 April,2023 300


Youth Connect Summit: Conference and Camping


Online Registration

All international young people are encouraged to participate in IYC Programs

International Delegations maximum age 18-30 years

Any youth can attend be it a College/ University Students, Senior High School students, Graduates and people enrolled at International Organizations/ institutions and companies, entrepreneurs,On special programs High School students aged 15 years and above are eligible to attend as delegates after showing a letter of consent from parents or guardian and or school

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Chance to Collaborate and discuss solutions for rising global issues

World Class Recognition and Excellent Networking Opportunity

Diplomacy and Lobbying Skill Set

Traveling with a Purpose

IYC Secretariat

Meet Our Secretariat

Rodney Mudyahoto
IYC Main Administrator
Tamuka Hove
Information Technology and Marketing
Alem Gebremedhin Kahsay
Anne Mugwagwa
International Relations and Delegates Affairs

Our Delegates Say!!!