Uwezo Youth Empowerment

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Partner Details

Partner Since: 07/01/2019

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Uwezo Youth Empowerment is the only youth-with-disability-led organization in Rwanda, supporting disabled children and youth with necessary skills, knowledge, and guidance, enabling them to live independently and with dignity.

Why we love them

Their visionary leadership is influencing how youth with disabilities are considered by key decisionmakers, especially employers and schools.

In the News

Uwezo founder Satir Omar Bahati was selected as a 2016 Mandela Washington Fellow by the Young African Leaders Initiative.