What “Peace Direct’s jury” says about us.

Young adult Empowerment Initiative (YEI) was among 270 youth led and peace building organizations globally which were nominated and applied for Peace Direct’s Tomorrow Peace Builder Award 2017.

Despite having emerged to semi final stage among other 12 best organizations globally for the prize, did cialis pas cher not make it to win the award. But we are so profoundly encouraged to work for more and for better by the jury comments which read as below;

‘YEI have already demonstrated the ability to produce results by decreasing ethnic zoning of South Sudanese refugees’

‘Their work is extremely important, given the high levels of violence among South Sudanese refuges – and with their host communities’

‘YEI has brought into the trauma healing activities into its work, which is very important in its work targeted for refugee group. It is also great to learn that because of the their work, women and girls have been able to report about the gender based violence against them’

As an organization which is growing in humanitarian sector, we take these comments for kind encouragement

Meeting with His Holiness The Dalai Lama

Courtesy photo; ED Gatwal A. Gatkuoth and HH Dalai Lama

Young Adult Empowerment Initiative’s Executive Director, Gatwal A. Gatkuoth was among United States Institute of Peace (USIP) 25 youth and thought leaders from 12 war buy viagra online without a prescription ridden countries in the world for peace exchange program with His Holiness Dalai Lama in Dharamsala,  India from November 1st – 9th, 2017.

This historic conversations between young peace builders from across the most conflicted areas in the world and His Holiness the Dalai Lama, a renowned Global peace icon, and a noble peace prize winner was aligned to efforts to support components of UN Security Resolution 2250, Youth, Peace and Security.

USIP (United States Institute of Peace) in that regard, make an effort to see the UNSC resolution 2250 comes to effect and is implement in spirit and through proactive engagement of the young people in peace building initiatives.

Young Adult Empowerment Initiative (YEI) a youth led peace building organization takes this engagement seriously to our work both in Uganda with refugees and in South Sudan with grassroots communities where there is protracted armed conflicts.