To create a responsible youth citizenship imbued with multidisciplinary skills that would contribute efficiently and effectively in all spheres of the development of Mauritius.
To be an effective communication vehicle that would foster sustainable youth development through appropriate empowerment programmes, networking, good governance and advocacy.
Body corporate under the aegis of the Ministry of Youth and Sports, Government of Mauritius. Established under the NYC Act 1998, the NYC serves as a bridge between the government and the youth.
The main objectives of the National Youth Council are:
(a) To establish and maintain effective communication between government and youth organisations.
(b) To ensure coordination of activities of youth organisations.
(c) To assist in the implementation and evaluation of government policies in relation to youth needs,
(d) To initiate youth development projects and activities with the aim of encouraging the active participation of young people in the process of their own empowerment.
NPF Building, Beau Bassin-Rose Hill, Mauritius