About Us

Youth Initiative for Development in Africa (YIDA) Is a youth-led and community-Based organization that is formed to promote sustainable living through education and financial inclusion for children and youth in Kyaka II refugee camp.

YIDA provides early childhood education to refugee children and in the host communities, through the school construction and training teachers. YIDA also provides loans to younger entrepreneurs in the refugee camp and host communities to come up with businesses hence employment.


We seek to provide quality education that forecasts in creating sustainable careers.


Transformed African communities inspired by youth through education that creates sustainable careers.


1. Commitment,
2. Love,
3. Transparency,
4. Compassion, and
5. Charity

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