About US

YIDA Youth Initiative (YIDA) is a refugee-led and youth-led charity NGO that was formed to promote refugees’ sustainable living by providing quality education and financial inclusion mostly youth and children in the Kyaka II refugee Settlement. YIDA provides early childhood education and primary education to refugee children and in the host communities, through the school construction and training of teachers. YIDA also offers soft skill training to entrepreneurial refugees and offers them startup capital in the refugee settlement and host communities to develop businesses, hence employment and job creation.