Who We Are

Youth Environment Service (YES) is an enlisted NGO operating in Busia District Eastern Uganda; it was formed with the objective to support African communities in the fields of environment and waste management, water hygiene and sanitation (WASH) HIV/AIDS prevention, health, Youth and women empowerment and education through football, music, dance and drama. The organization uses football as a tool to promote positive knowledge and behavior change for young people in Uganda. YES, works to increase demand and access to quality integrated adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health services and life skills and knowledge through peer to peer mobilization and support in regard to education, mentoring and empowerment while cognizant of gender inclusion, SRH Rights and social economic trends among the youths in Busia District.

Our Vision:

A sustainable, healthy and wealthy community.

Our Mission:

Support vulnerable communities with socio-economic knowledge and skills and provision of quality healthcare in order to achieve immediate and lasting change.

Our Goal:

To contribute to reduction of poverty and inequality

Our Values:

We stay true to our values of: transparency, mutual respect, efficiency, innovativeness, and community volunteerism.

OUR AREAS OF WORK

HEALTH

HIV/AIDS prevention. Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION

Waste Management and Tree planting

IMPROVED LIVELIHOODS

Youth and Women Empowerment Football for Development

OUR PARTNERS