About us

Our Approach

We are a team of young people, health professionals, activists, entrepreneurs from diverse backgrounds, who are united by the shared passion to advance Nigerian youth participation in innovation and entrepreneurship for sustainable HIV prevention services


Our Core Values

  • We believe that young people have the power to make positive changes in their lives and society.
  • We encourage youth participation, in innovation and entrepreneurship that lead to impactful and sustainable solutions to health.
  • We believe that programs that are targeted at young people work better when there are youth involved in designing and implementing it.

Our Mission

To promote youth participation in innovation and entrepreneurial activities that lead to sustainable solutions for health.

Our Vision

4YBY will be the leader in creating a healthy society, supported by vibrant young people changing the world with youth-inspired solutions

Our Story


“Unlike conventional top-down interventions that haven’t worked for many young people in Nigeria, 4YBY will use open challenges and entrepreneurship training to facilitate youth engagement, participation and innovation in solutions that generate a demand for HIV self-testing…” -Dr. Iwelunmor