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Yiya Engineering Solutions

Org #45118
Vetted since 2017
2016
year founded
$23,267
raised on GlobalGiving
12
months fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Community Challenges In the post-conflict communities in which Yiya works, there are a myriad of interconnected problems that feed off each other. The long list includes: demotivated and underpaid teachers, under-educated youth, unequal application of infrastructure and basic amenities, post-traumatic stress mental health disorders, and a region flush with a constantly rotating cast of international NGOs and expats who come for a week, a month, maybe a year, to help fix one chosen problem and then leave. This set-up creates a culture of learned helplessness amongst young people who grow up in this environment and fosters lack of agency, a feeling that the people who have the tools, resources... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Erin Fitzgerald
Erin Fitzgerald
Samson Wambuzi
Samson Wambuzi
Team
Erin Fitzgerald, Samson Wambuzi
Organization Information
https://yiyasolutions.org/
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Plot #853
Bukoto, Ssemwogerere Zone
Kampala, 00256
Uganda
+256791052632

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4615958224
Organization Information
https://yiyasolutions.org/
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
Plot #853
Bukoto, Ssemwogerere Zone
Kampala, 00256
Uganda
+256791052632

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4615958224

Project Reports

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Aug 22, 2018
Oh the things you'll CREATE!
Term 2: Agricultural Engineering It has been a busy Term 2 in our partner schools in Northern Uganda! At the end of Term 1, we concluded field research with local farmers in the community and narrowed...
May 24, 2018
Farmers, teachers, army-worms, and more!
Getting Ready for Term 2! Term 1 ended in Ugandan schools in mid-April. Teachers and students are now on holiday but Yiya has been in high gear, getting all content and materials ready for Term...
Feb 27, 2018
Kicking off the Ugandan school year 2018!
It's February and that means the end of the dry season here in Uganda...and the beginning of the school year! The Ugandan academic year begins in February, with the first of three terms. That means...
 
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