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Yiya Engineering Solutions

Org #45118
Vetted since 2017 Site Visit Verified
2016
year founded
$34,027
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

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 M Wambuzi
Organization Information
Plot #853
Bukoto, Ssemwogerere Zone
Kampala, 00256
Uganda
+256791052632

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #4615958224
Organization Information
Plot #853
Bukoto, Ssemwogerere Zone
Kampala, 00256
Uganda
+256791052632

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #4615958224

Project Reports

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Dec 26, 2019
3rd Annual Yiya Technology & Innovation Showcase!
Ugandan Government joins Yiya's 3rd Annual Technology & Innovation Showcase in Lira, Uganda! Uganda's Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation (MOSTI) joined Yiya last month...
Sep 25, 2019
Engineering a better world!
Introduction The Yiya team has had a very busy quarter! We welcomed our newest team member, ran a capacity-building training for our field team, taught an engineering unit in Term 2 with our Yiya...
May 22, 2019
Energizing the classroom and making learning REAL!
  In late March, we ran a mid-term teacher training for our partner teachers in Lira District. This training was designed to help teachers reflect on how the Yiya teaching checklist has...
 
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