Transforming Lives of displaced persons

Promoting grassroot sustainable initiatives, creativity, self-reliance, and innovations
in the community.


Let’s have a brief look at who were and how we got started!

Youths Focus on Transforming Communities (YFTC) is a refugee-founded community-based organization (CBO) in Uganda – Yumbe district, in Bidibidi refugee settlement established in November 2016.

Our mission:

"To Inform, Educate, and Inspire communities."


To live in a peaceful, healthy, resilient and violence free community, where everyone holds the power to drive and influence positive change in their society.


Key Objectives:

To provide access to information and communication technology while strengthening Community mobilization, sensitization & awareness.

To improve the socio-economic conditions of the most vulnerable persons to sustain their livelihoods.

To improve knowledge and understanding of the community on conflict resolution mechanisms, ADR, conflict sensitivity and early warning & response systems.

To promote the presence and the role of young people as positive actors and advocates for change in the communities.

To build capacities and promote self-resilience through IGA, ICT, vocational skills trainings, music talent search, agricultural and non-agricultural activities, and micro-enterprises

Come join us

We need to reshape our own perception of how we view ourselves. We have to step up as women and take the lead.

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Feel free to reach us today.


West Nile, Yumbe, Bidibidi settlement, zone 4 annex Igamara (Mercy innovation center)



+256 786 189 143 | +256 773 523 450