Meet the Youth Initiatives
Action Intégrée pour le Relèvement Communautaire et la Protection de l’Environnement
AIRCPE is a non-profit association under Congolese law (DRC) subject to the provisions of the legislation in force in the DRC regarding the functioning of non-profit organizations, with reference to art. 37 of the country's constitution and law N°004/2001
Action for Fundamental Change and Development
Empowering the youth in Kampala’s poorest slums through economic empowerment, education, health and advocacy.
Action for Youth Development
ACOYDE focuses on adolescents and young people through working with citizens and community-based organizations to influence issues, policies, young people’s challenges at grassroots, local, national governance and development processes.
Agri Thamani Foundation
Our vision is to become a pioneer in adding value to fight against malnutrition in Tanzania.
Amicale Des Jeunes Chretiens Pour Le Developpement
A non-profit association with a humanitarian vocation which aims at the social promotion, the defense of human rights and the safeguard of the environment.
Association des Jeunes de Saint Charles Lwanga
Its mission is to help vulnerable youth become economically self-sufficient citizens who would promote a stable civil society dedicated peace, unity, and socio-economic progress for all.
Association pour la Promotions des Foyers Améliorés et la Protection de l’Environnement au Rwanda
The mandate of APROFAPER-NGO is Gender empowerment, Children rights, Environmental protection, Poverty eradication, Malnutrition and HIV/, TB and Malaria prevention and non-communicable diseases.
Bakash Media Foundation
The Foundation’s concern is to tackle youth unemployment by elevating young people to be inspired and equipped to realize the future they want.
Big Spit Cooperation
BSC aims to inspire, encourage, motivate, nurture, engage the talent in youths and contribute to the economic and social development of Rwenzori Region and other communities through music.
COBURWAS International Youth Organization to Transform Africa
Education for youth through methods that also build corresponding commitment and support of families and the community is therefore the focus of CIYOTA’s work.
Care for Dignity and innovation
Care for Dignity and Innovation (CDI) is a youth serving and female led organization working to support, empower and strengthen the capacities of children and youth especially those with special needs...
Center for Electoral Justice and Research
Working to enhance access to electoral Justice through advocacy, civic-engagement & training, election monitoring & research and provision of legal aid on electoral related matters.
Club des Jeunes Visionnaire pour la Paix
The Club wants to contribute to the social promotion of youth and other marginalized groups and to put in place a mechanism of prevention and peaceful resolutions of conflicts to ensure peaceful cohabitation and sustainable peace.
Collectif Amka Congo
Its foundations are SDGs, peace and security for all, access to employment and training for all, good governance and the fight against impunity, promotion of gender and youth, mobilization of youth for peace in the Great Lakes region.
Community Development Initiative Support
Over the past 10 years, CODISO formed community development groups targeting 18-35 years to voice against GBV, abuse and exploitation of girls’ domestic workers in urban areas.
Creations Forum Afrika
CAF was founded to provide leadership in building a resiliently strong human rights, peace building and conflict Resolution CSO infrastructure in the Rwenzori region
Dynamique Des Jeunes Artisans De La Paix
Constituée des jeunes engagés, la DYJAP œuvre pour la paix et la résolution des conflits dans un contexte d’altercation émaillées de crise qui gangrène notre société.
Embibo Gender Initiative
EGI empowers rural women and girls with knowledge, skills and other resources to improve their sexual and reproductive health responsiveness as well as their capacity to stop gender based violence.
Fadhili Teens Tanzania
FTT works to increase opportunities and build the protective and productive assets of disadvantage group in the community of which, youth both boys and girls and adults in the community of Tanzania are enjoyed well-being.
Foundation for Community Driven Development
Founded by youth’s women and men with the view of enhancing sustainable development goals in rural and semi-urban areas in Tanzania by working on the interconnected issues of peace, social justice and good governance.
Foundation for Male Engagement
FOME is a unique pro-feminist pan-Uganda organisation working with young men and boys in advocacy, coalition building, community mobilisation campaigns, communications, mentorship and training.
Himiza Social Justice
Our mission is to advocate for and promote equal economic, political and social rights and opportunities through legal and policy advocacy, capacity building and community empowerment.
Humility Leadership Empowerment Network
Our Mission is creating a lifelong transforming learning environment that will mold young people into influential leaders who will uphold Godly Principles that will transform leadership in all the seven mountains of influence.
Integrated Community Action for Development
ICAD works to amplify youth voices against injustices, inequalities and advocates for equal and meaningful opportunities for youthful people in their diversities
JAMAA Grands Lacs
Depuis sa création elle a déjà contribué à l’accompagnement (mentorship) des centaines d’ambassadeurs volontaires de la paix à l’Est de la RD Congo, et compte en faire encore davantage.
Jeunes Motivés par l'Essentiel
Jeunes Motivés par l'Essentiel is an association of young people that aims at positive transformation, education in values and promotion of youth. Its mission is to work for the integral transformation of society.
Jeunes Unis pour la Recherche de Excellence
Since its creation, Jeunes Unis pour la Recherche de l'Excellence has been organizing entrepreneurship activities, professional apprenticeships, awareness-raising on the prevention of epidemics and pandemics...
Jeunesse Pour La Paix Et Le Developpement Du Monde Rural
JPDMR asbl works in six priority areas: peace and good governance; leadership and democracy; human rights; health and education; gender; environmental protection; and agriculture, fishing and livestock.
Joy in the Harvest
The main purpose of Joy in the Harvest is to help the society to become better place by helping the society to improve the environment around them so they can achieve their goal.
KQ Hub Africa
We are a future research and strategy creative consultancy specialising in culture and the creative industries.
Kad Initiative Uganda
KID addresses gender-based violence (GBV) through community dialogue meetings where mediation dialogues are facilitated by mediators to resolve emerging conflicts before escalation.
Kagera Development and Credit Revolving Fund
KADETFU works to protect human rights, conservation of the environment, facilitate promotion of human rights, social, economic, cultural development and empower the society to organize and fight for their needs by utilizing locally available resources.
Kasulu Youth Development
KaYD seeks to facilitate social and economic empowerment of marginalized rural communities in Tanzania, particularly youth, women and children.
LIVELONG IN GOAL
LIVELONG IN GOAL, LIGO, Is a Non-Government Organization with a mission of empowering young generation of Rwanda Spiritually, Economically...
Ligue pour la Promotion de la Jeunesse au Congo
The Ligue pour la Promotion de la Jeunesse au Congo, LIPROJEC, is a youth structure working in the province of Ituri in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
MWANGAZA Social Behaviour Change Communication Organisation
MWANGAZA deals with, providing community Sensitization services in overcoming the challenges mainly health challenges (diseases- HIV/AIDS, Malaria, and STDs), Nutrition challenges, Environmental conservation campaigns and family planning.
The vision of the organization is to be a youth-oriented platform that facilitates youths development through-advocacy for national dialogue, peaceful conflict resolution and socio- economic empowerment.
Mengo Youth Development Link
MYDEL empowers vulnerable children and youths from slum communities through education, sensitisation and skills development to contribute to a sustainable poverty reduction.
Mikono Yetu's mission is to economically empower women and girls, so that they can own and control productive resources more profitably and productively, while at the same time, mitigating the negative impact of climate change.
Mouvement International de la Jeunesse d’Afrique
Our approach is based on the impulse of the young people in the actions of promotion of the social values through an education to peace and the improvement of the local governance.
Munini Maise Farmers Cooperative
It is a cooperative that grows cereals and legumes. We plant mixed-age trees to protect the environment. It is a cooperative with a vegetable and fruit growing project in the Green House.
Mwanza Youth and Children Network
MYCN implements activities focused on the environment, youth economic empowerment and livelihood, child rights and responsibilities, policy advocacy, and health and wellbeing.
National Christian Students Association
NCSA aims at enlightening and awakening youths to their inherent abilities through transformation by the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ.
National Youth Advocacy Platform
NYAP advocates for higher inclusion of youths in national development programmes and government services
Ndejje University Community Sport Education Program
NUCSEP is a program under the Department of Sports that was started in 2010 as a concern for the well-being of young people in Ndejje and surrounding Communities and it uses sport as a tool to reach and empower young people in resolving social challenges.
New Light Children Centre Organization
NELICO seeks to address the issues of Gender based violence, Gender equality, Child rights and safeguarding, and HIV/AIDS.
New Vision For Peace
Created in 2015, New Vision For Peace is an organization whose initiative came from young people committed to peace and development in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Pamoja Community Connections
PCC’s main concern is on creating and realising opportunity for success of vulnerable groups particularly youth and female-led families.
Peace Builders Coalition
PBC aims to build idyllic relationships between people of all categories through research, education on peaceful conflict resolution.
Peace Voice for Family
Peace Voice for Family (PVF) is a non-governmental organization based in Rwanda. It aims to restore the lives of individuals and families affected by conflict by helping them reintegrate back into the society.
Power of Youth Development
PYD primary focus is on youth and people with desire. We aim at empowering them by giving them proper guidance and skills to face the many challenges such as Economic, social and health based challenges.
Programme D'Appuiaux Congolais Engages Pour La Paix Et La Démocratie
Recherche Sans Frontières
The organization's mission is to defend fundamental human and environmental rights in general and those of women, children, youth and marginalized people in particular.
Recreation for Development and Peace Uganda
RDP Uganda is a civil society organisation that works to enhance advocacy, youth voices and participation in governance, policy and development process.
Rwanda Organization for Development Initiatives
RODI-Rwanda has a vision of thriving community where everyone has access to knowledge and resources necessary for achieving a better quality of life.
Sauti ya Wanawake Ukerewe
SAWAU working towards building a movement to prevent gender violence in Tanzania, targeting a groups of women and Youth; through governance and democracy, climate justice and sustainable use of natural resources, human rights, gender and social inclusion.
Shirika la Kijana Angaza Tanzania
SHIKIATA initiates and implements youth focused projects to improve the lives of young people in Tanzania through provision of training, edutainment, counseling services, organize youth events commemoration, youth correctional facilities.
Smart Youth Network Initiative
SYNI is a youth-led network organisation focused on community transformation by building the capacity of the youth to effectively participate in contributing to sustainable development.
Stand for People Sustainable Development
The mission of SPSD is to promote the socioeconomic conditions of orphans, unemployed youths, single mothers, disabled people, and marginalized communities for their self-reliance and to enable them to be aware of their rights.
Sustainable Irrigation Management Engineers Cooperation
It is an active NGO representing the Communities, Young People and Farmers' Interests through promoting Irrigation, Environmental management, Disaster risk reduction and the End of Gender Based Violence.
Syndicat Des Jeunes Pour La Transformation Sociale
Le Syndicat des Jeunes pour la Transformation Sociale, SYJTRAS en sigle est un mouvement intervenant dans le territoire de Masisi
Tanzania Women Empowerment in Action
TAWEA is dedicated to protect and promote the dignity, well-being and rights of marginalised groups particularly adolescent girls and young women (AGYW), women and children.
The Populace Foundation International
TPFI works towards Justice, transparency, promoting inclusive participation of all stakeholders, gender equality, and is governed by honesty, respect, truth, and humility.
Together for a Better World
TBW URUNANA’s mission is to promote tax paying culture of populations and improving the capacity of Tax officers, Fiscal policy Administrators/Implementers and Conduct Various Tax research...
Tous vers un Congo Nouveau
Its vision is to contribute to the training, coaching and empowerment of young people on themes related to the 17 UN SDGs.
Tujenge Theatre for Arts and Development
Tujenge is an organisation that effectively utilizes arts and theatre so as to foster social, economic and political development across communities.
Twogere Community Initiatives
Twogere is a youth-led mental health charity working with young people with lived experience of mental health challenges as primary beneficiaries and stakeholders.
We started in 2011 with youth who completed lessons of itorero ry'igihugu program. We have a total of 32 members actualy. The Aim was to grow youth economy, to teach Rwandan youth traditional and to grow youth's talent.
Umoja wa wawezeshaji KIOO
KIOO is an organization working towards improving the living standards across the entire region and is involved in a wide range of projects focusing on increasing the level of self-sufficiency among the most vulnerable groups in the region.
Wadada Solutions on Gender Based Violence
Wadada aims at empowering young girls to advocate for their rights to live free from sexual abuse and exploitation.
Young Pan-Africanists Development Foundation
YOPADEF aims at addressing unemployment problem among the youth in Uganda
Youth Engaged for Development and Social Progress
We work to make young people aware of their potentials and provide them with the resources required to exploit them and our motto is: commitment, solidarity and progress.
Youth Forward Congo
YOUTH FORWARD CONGO is a non-profit organization created since August 2017 in Bukavu, aiming to promote youth initiatives in four areas including the promotion of youth entrepreneurship, peacebuilding, volunteerism, and environmental protection.
Youth Impact Mission
Youth Impact Mission- Rwanda (YIM) is an initiative that aims at youth leadership development and reaching out to the youth in Rwanda and neighboring countries with the message of reconciliation with God and fellow man.
Youth and Environment Vision
YEV is a youth led organisation works to inspire and empower youth and children to foster Sustainable development.
Youth for Peace and Development Uganda
The major aim of YOPEDU is to build a culture of peace through peace education and engaging in all other activities that directly or indirectly build peace.
Youth-Vocational Development and Transformation
Youth VDT is an active local youth group focusing on gender equality, environment (including natural resources) and climate change, economic stability and employment and adult learning.