IDO is implementing a six-month project under the Sub-award No. 4011-001- IDO-01 with Democracy International (DI) funded by the USAID aiming to build the skills and knowledge of student youth leaders within Juba based Universities on leadership, good governance, peace building and advocacy. IDO builds and enhances active participation of student youth leaders in political and democratic processes and increase networking with other key stakeholders to support them to better contribute to the South Sudan’s future.  This is being done through promotion of a more enabling environment, capacity building on the role of youth in governance with a specific focus on young women and practical advocacy outreach activities to create increased awareness on the positive role that youth can play in nation building.