77% of Uganda’s population is below the age of 30. With the youth unemployment rate at 83% (World Bank report, 2008), Uganda faces a huge challenge of providing
skills to its young, skills that could improve lives and provide an escape from the
cycle of poverty.
Maendeleo Foundation believes that computer literacy can go a long way in fighting the youth unemployment battle, as it provides relevant and employable skills the youth.
That’s why the Foundation is tackling the challenge by focusing on 3 critical steps;