Hunger & Livelihoods

Monday 2 July 2018

Nwoya youth save their way to financial independence

Village savings and loan groups are helping youth in northern Uganda build their business and save for their futures

Thursday 24 May 2018

40,000 rural youth in Africa secure a better future through entrepreneurial, livelihood opportunities

Youth in Action illustrates how young people aged 12–18 have the potential to contribute to their own socio-economic wellbeing when given the right support

Monday 12 March 2018

Rwenzori District Leaders to Adopt Save the Children program model into Operation Wealth Creation

District leaders from Kabarole, Ntoroko, Bundibugyo and Kasese have committed to support and adopt aspects of the Save the Children Youth in Action Program model into the national Operation Wealth Creation.

Wednesday 20 December 2017

Youth lobby Government on education and employment

Key among the issues raised were the low level of youth participation and access to information, limited land for production, early marriage, high school dropout rate, low educational levels, drug abuse and limited access to government development programmes.

Wednesday 26 July 2017

I Saved My Way Back to School

From the sale of her groundnuts and other savings, Jeneth is ready to go back to school, and isn’t she excited! She will join the boarding section to enable her concentrate on her studies.