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Youth With a Focus Teso is an indigenous charitable Community-Based Organization (CBO) established in Uganda with a legal license and agreement documents in the year 2014 by volunteer youth to contribute to the process of restoring hope and economical empowerment to the youth who are considered unproductive or insignificant and don’t make the best use of the time and abilities in the community and who have good ideas but are unable to showcase them.  

YWFT is a nonprofit organization, also known as Non-Governmental Organization (NGO).

An Organization with solid experience in handling matters of the  youth in Teso, we aim to promote a more stable, fairer and more prosperous Youth of Teso sub-region, and combat poverty. Providing support and capacity building for vulnerable youth and marginalized people is our responsibility.


To transform communities by inspiring youth throughout the Teso region and Uganda as a whole to drive a new era of development, growth, and productivity.


To train, equip and empower youth towards developing self-sustaining capacity and ability to improve their livelihood.


As an organization with solid experience in youth, we aim to promote a more stable, fairer and more prosperous world, and combat poverty.

Ywaft Core Values


YWAFT believes in the principle of balance, the quality of being fair and impartial to all out team members and stakeholders.


We are modest and meek at all times to each other in our works that is why we are able to support the youth in Teso sub-region in different fields.

Environmental soundness

YWAFT is concern about the natural environmental conservation and protection. Therefore we take into the account to make sure that our activities are focus on environmental soundness and share it with Youth in Teso Sub-region.

Selfless service & Accountability

A service which we is performed without any expectation of result or award for the person performing it

What the youth say

I've managed to stay with YWAFT 3 times a week, for over 6 months now, and I owe it all to the classes that make you fall in love with the process and it has changed my life.

Peter Aleper

I was introduced to YWAFT two years ago, I see a huge benefit with their works and goal settings that they have towards changing lives of the Youth in Teso.

Grace Aine

Empowering | Training |Supporting |Advocating |No Discrimination | Valuing the Youth in Teso

Core Values

  • Equity
  • Selfless service
  • Humility
  • Accountability
  • Enhance utilization of local resources
  • Environmental soundness


YWAFT Resources

Our focus

Sustainable development
Democratic governance and peacebuilding
Climate and disaster resilience

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