Project Description

PeerLink Initiative Uganda (PELI-U) is an NGO working to contribute to the socio-economic empowerment of children, youth, and women through a community library and empowerment center model that provides access to information, skills development trainings, sexual reproductive health and reproductive rights (SRHR) programs, educational, cultural and recreational services.

Why We Love Them: They are deeply entrenched in the community and local leadership is involved. PELI-U is the only organization in Rukungiri district that is running a network of school- and community-based peer educators.

Partner Since: November 2015