African Caribbean Pacific – Diaspora Youth Support Services (ACP DYSS)
The vision of DYSS is to be the conduit and development catalyst of ACP youth both in Europe and EU and ACP countries. DYSS is intent on building an ACP youth Diaspora community who are professional experts effectively engaged in the social and economic development of ACP countries. Our core vision is for ACP Youth Diaspora to be equipped and engaged in the development of home countries
The ACP Diaspora Youth Support Services (DYSS) is an association of youth Diaspora in Europe from The ACP (African, Caribbean and Pacific) group of countries recognized under the Flemish Federation of Social Organizations (Federatie van ZelfOrganizaties in Vlaanderen). DYSS is a Not-for-Profit organization whose initiative and core objective is to build the capacity of ACP Diaspora youth in Europe for professional excellency and development of ACP home countries.
In the immediate and long terms plans, DYSS will work with ACP Youth Diaspora in Belgium, The Netherlands, UK and other EEA countries as well as ACP grass-root youth community development organizations within the 79 ACP member states to foster youth employment and economic development of these regions.DYSS has aligned itself with the development policy and objectives of the ACP Secretariate.This is because it (DYSS) has a special vision to serve as a conduit through which the secretariat can channel its Youth development interventions both in Europe and ACP grass root communities.