a)To have a forum that will enhance the capacity building and advocacy among the youth and the general public in Uganda.
b)To serve as a resource and information center for youths, communities and other concerned parties involved in projects with the youths and communities as a whole.
c)To train and instruct the youths in undertakings that are geared towards the cultivation of a spirit of self-reliance, symbolic interdependence and improvement of mutual development oriented skills.
d)To reduce the incidence of drug and substance abuse, juvenile delinquencies and youth involvement in crime and other risky behaviors like prostitution
e)To make available career guidance, leadership development and socio-economic awareness programs to young people.
f)To formulate and implement youth initiatives towards health, social and economic development.
g)To train and develop entrepreneurial skills among students and youth to participate in the mainstream economy.
h)To forge links of co-operation with regional and international NGO-CBO networking forums sharing similar objectives as YAFCD.
Achievements since its inception:
Annual Youth Micro credit conference
Youth microcredit awareness forums
Livelihoods skills support for rural youth
Annual Youth and Adolescents’ Health Conference on sexual and reproductive health.
Scaled up the Youth and adolescent SRH Campaigns in education institution like universities and secondary schools.ie IUIU Females Campus, Buganda Royal Institute, and at least 15 schools in Butambala District, etc
Partnership with Butambala District Health Office
Spice up your leadership youth sessions for female youth/students in Tertially institutions
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To strive for excellence in meeting the needs of the population by the creation of enabling environment for youth and communities.
To provide A vibrant platform for the inspiration and empowerment of youth and communities
YAFCD is a voluntary association of a public character established not for gain,...
a) To have a forum that will enhance the capacity building and advocacy among the youth and the general public in Uganda.