Youth and Women for Opportunities Uganda-YWOU

SDG Action Network

Our SDG Action on September 25th

MENSTRUAL HYGIENE MANAGEMENT FOR GIRLS AND WOMEN IN HARD TO REACH AND HARD TO STAY AREAS AND SCHOOLS USING OUTREACH TEAMS

Uganda Soroti
Number of people taking this action: 250 or more
Project objectives With an overarching goal of the project is to provide 1,500 adolescent girls in and out of school with pads to manage their menstruation effectively and hygienically in Serere District, the MHM project will have two objectives: I
SDGs
3 good health & well-being 4 quality education 6 clean water & sanitation

About Youth and Women for Opportunities Uganda-YWOU

Youth and Youth for Opportunities Uganda –YWOU is an innovative charitable community based organization initiated and led by volunteers in Serere district with initiatives that address Education, Agriculture, Agro-Forestry, Climate Change and Food Security, Water and Sanitation Hygiene-WASH, Poverty, Women development. YWOU was established in 2012 by a group of women volunteers to provides support to the weakest social groups, such as Children, women, girls, children, elderly women, Sex Workers, OVC’s, and PHA’s and MARPS.YWOU collaborates and networks District local governments, District Community Based Development office, with local communities, families and local governments and other stakeholders in rural areas to provide holistic community services to the communities in need especially for people who are living with HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria and other diseases, people living under poverty with no access to safe drinking water that affect children most.

https://www.siliconvalleycf.org/ngo/youth-and-women-opportunities-uganda-ywou

Countries We Work in
uganda
Languages We Work in
english
SDGs We Tackle
1 no poverty 2 zero hunger 3 good health & well-being 4 quality education 5 gender equality 6 clean water & sanitation 7 affordable & clean energy
TYPE
ngo