To have communities` that are healthy and wealthy enjoying their natural rights.
Summary Description of your Organization
Action for Humanitarian Initiatives-Uganda (AFHI-Uganda) is a legally registered Non -Governmental Organisation with Reg No: 11638 by the NGO Board under Ministry of Internal Affairs. AFHI was established to serve and support youth and other vulnerable groups of women, orphans and other vulnerable children in Uganda. These categories are considered vulnerable because of their state of being or likely to be in a risky situation of suffering significant physical, emotional or mental harm that may result in their human rights not being fulfilled. AFHI-Uganda strives to help these groups improve their own health statuses, socio-economic livelihoods, and promotion of their rights – both human and civil.
AFHI-Uganda has put much focus on improving the well being of vulnerable groups of people in Uganda such as youth, women and children. Among the organization`s core program areas include; economic livelihood promotion, environmental protection and awareness, Health promotion and awareness e.g. HIV/AIDS and Reproductive health, Human rights advocacy, leadership and good governance and education support. Currently we are working on youth job creation project, life skills training, leadership and governance