Youth empowerment is the outcome by which youth, as change agents, gain the skills to impact their own lives and lives of other individuals, organizations and communities. Youth empowerment programs are aimed at creating healthier and higher qualities of life for underprivileged or at-risk youth.
As a youth organization, ASEAN Youth Organization will have some collaborations and partnerships with other organizations which are have different focuses.
ASEAN Youth Organization empowerment focuses on Entrepreneurship and Education because both of them influence the whole sectors of life. A.Y.O. does this by addressing public situation and then take action in order to improve their access to resources and transform their consciousness through their beliefs, values, and attitudes.
There are numerous models that youth empowerment programs use that help youth achieve empowerment. A variety of youth empowerment initiatives are underway around the world. To reach the goals A.Y.O regularly use special events like workshop, seminars, conference as tools to do the empowerment.
Overall, A.Y.O. will give the empowerment based on the need of citizen or public of ASEAN Youth Organization.