Yaden’s network represents nearly 200 youth organisations, spead out all over East Africa. Use underneath map to discover our network members.
Want to add your own group? Zoom in on the map and rightclick on the location where your group is located; follow the presented link to the registration form.
Introduction Bungoma is a laid back agricultural town near the Kenya-Uganda border with a population above 300 000 (larger Bungoma district), a poverty rate of 56% and HIV prevalence at 7 Inhabited mainly by the Bukusu community an ethnic group within the larger Luhya community the town is not large or glamorous compared to
Introduction Bujumbura is situated on the shores of lake Tanganyika and is the capital city of Burundi. After 13 years of civil war Burundi is a nation recovering from effects of war and no where this is more evident than in Bujumbura. Young people who were child soldiers or silent victims of the war are
Introduction Once a centre for the East African slave trade, Bagamoyo literally means, “lay your heart” (Bwaga = lay and Moyo = heart in Swahili). The name came from the despair felt by those who had been captured inland and transported to Bagamoyo where they waited to be shipped to Zanzibar and the Far
Introduction Garissa is the head quarters of the expansive but sparsely populated North Eastern Province. Characterised by harsh climatic conditions, low rainfall and violent winds the region is inhabited by mainly Somali ethnic group of Muslim faith, who are nomadic pastoralists rearing cattle, goats, sheep and camels. In urban settings such as Garissa town
Introduction Kisumu lies on South western Kenya along the shores of lake Victoria. As Kenya’s third largest town, Kisumu has a high population totalling close to half a million of which 53% live below the poverty line and at 48% urban poverty index Kisumu is the poorest urban centre against a national average of
Introduction Nyamirambo is the oldest neighbourhood of Kigali the capital city of Rwanda. Rwanda lost 10% of its population during the 1994 genocide. Ever since the country has fought to rebuild itself but major challenges remain. During the genocide many children lost their parents and 40% of children become orphans. Ethnic tensions and trauma