Who we are

ABOUT UYAHF

Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum (UYAHF) is a dynamic Youth led and Youth Serving Health, Human Rights, and Girl Centred Organization that seeks to advance quality health and wellbeing for young people. Specifically, UYAHF works to address and advance young people’s specific needs as regards their sexual reproductive health and rights (SRHR), gender equality and health promotion, livelihoods, climate change, and SGBV among others by mobilizing and amplifying youth voices to inform policy and decision-making on these issues and strengthening the role of policymakers, key gatekeepers including community leaders, religious and cultural leaders, teachers, health workers, police, policymakers, parents, men and boys to take action, support and empower young people to live quality lives with equity, dignity, and opportunities to realize their full potential.” 

WHO WE ARE

UYAHF is a youth-led and youth-serving grassroot organization based in Kampala, Uganda.

What we do

UYAHF advocates for and supports youth when it comes to sexual and reproductive health rights and gender equality.

OUR AREAS OF INTERVENTION

Health and Wellbeing

We’ve built 80 centers globally. There, kids get access to education centers, medical offices, libraries, playgrounds and more.

Gender Equality

We track measurable progress with a research agency to prove we’re making a real impact on our kids.

Youth Livelihood and Skills Development

Programs change by age and country to ensure that our kids graduate healthy, educated, empowered, and employed.

Vission

A gender equal world with healthy and empowered adolescents and young people. 

Mission

To realize a gender equal world with healthy and empowered adolescents and young people, through amplifying their voices in policy and decision making and responding to their specific health, human rights and gender needs. 

Goal

To empower adolescent girls and young women to live quality health with equity, diginity and opportunities to realize their full potential.

MORE ABOUT UYAHF

OUR STAFF

Driven by passion and commitment, the team has over the years grown into a vibrant team, with diverse skills and abilities.

 

BOARD MEMBERS

Board members are made up of recognized leaders across many areas of expertise. They represent the broad diversity..

 

OUR PARTNERS

UYHAF collaborates with local partners and international partners to ensure that reproductive health is a priority.

 

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