Youth Empowerment and Leadership Initiative


About – YELI-Burundi is a non-profit youth led-initiative that empowers young people and women on issues that affect their lives for positive change, peace, and prosperity in Burundi. It provides opportunities for young people and women to explore different leadership skills and develop their leadership potential. YELI-Burundi strives to inspire breakthroughs and timely catalysts for change in youth and women.

Focus areas – intercultural and interfaith dialogue women, youth, peace & security, gender-sensitive conflict prevention, conflict analysis, early warning & early response, masculinities and working with men and boys, ICT and digital peace building, climate change, advocacy, education, and economic development.

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