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Facebook Twitter Instagram Accounts Assistant needed JOB ADVERT The African Youth Initiative Network (AYINET) is a non-Governmental organization based in Lira, Northern Uganda. Since establishment in 2005, AYINET as among others provided physical and psychosocial support to tens of thousands to victims of war. AYINET operates in greater northern Uganda with the aims of empowering war victims and post-conflict communities…

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The youth co-leading the silencing the guns agenda

Facebook Twitter Instagram The youth co-leading the silencing the guns agenda The African Union Office of the Youth Envoy, in partnership with the Office of the Special Adviser on Africa to the United Nations hosted a virtual Intergenerational Dialogue in celebration of Africa Day 2020 titled ‘’How Will Youth Co-Lead Silencing the Guns agenda?’’. This event focused on echoing the…

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AYINET joins UN Emergency Appeal response with youth in focus

Facebook Twitter Instagram AYINET joins UN Emergency Appeal response with youth in focus From left to right: Dr. Tegegn Younas Woldermariam, WHO representative to Uganda, Hon. Okello Oryem, State Minister for Foreign Affairs and Ms. Rosa Malango, the UN Resident Coordinator in Uganda AYINET is glad to join the UN joint appeal for funds to combat the impact of Covid-19…

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We All Do

Facebook Twitter Instagram AYINET Director Mr. Victor Ochen When one of us suffers - We All Do! On this shared planet – We All Do! Corona Virus affected one of us, now – We All Do! Pandemics anywhere – affects - Humanity everywhere We All Do because We All Do!  Covid -19 is by far, the greatest reminder of our…

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War Victims share stories on healing

Facebook Twitter Instagram War Victims share stories on healing My name is Ikate Robert from Amuria district. I was operated on November 23rd, 2015. Over an injury that I sustained in 2004 when I was captured by the LRA. They (the rebels) took me to direct them to go and attack Soroti flying school. The helicopter gunship came later on…

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War Survivor’s life Restored after 20 years of pain

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter War Survivor’s life Restored after 20 years of pain 40-year old Akello Scovia (not her real name) lives in Agago district, Lakwa, Kasisiro West, with a family of 6 children. Due to injuries sustained during the LRA war, Scovia had been living with a bullet/bomb splinter in her arm for over…

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Healing transforms war survivor’s life

Facebook Twitter Instagram Healing transforms war survivor's life​ Ochaya Bosco, 55 with 4 children from Achiru North, in Agago district lived for 22 years with retained bomb splinters from the LRA war. In 2018,  he received rehabilitative surgery from the Medical and Psycho-social rehabilitation program implemented by African Youth Initiative Network. “In 1996, soldiers who carried radio calls and guns…

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Community Dialogue

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Reconciling communities and fostering peace through dialogue AYINET with support from USAID/SAFE is implementing the trauma healing for post conflict peace and reconciliation project to address the challenges lingering in the post conflict communities of Pader and Agago. These challenges range from widespread violent conflicts that take shape in form of…

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Commonwealth Youth worker Awards

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Commonwealth Youth Awards 2015 to Victor OCHEN, Global Goals Ambassador for Peace and Justice, dedicated to Africa. Picture: Victor OCHEN stands with the double commonwealth awards A tremendous year indeed it has been for Victor OCHEN, being most recently awarded both the Commonwealth Youth Worker of the Year and Commonwealth Africa Youth Worker…

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SDG 16 campaign

Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Uganda in spotlight for Peace and Justice in wake of Sustainable Development Goals https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5t-27UiGdTs “The song is a triumph Not only to your ears but your mind too. I hope this song activates young people to start challenging their governments to deliver their goals starting today!” said Nobel peace prize nominee…

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