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About Us


FIDRA’s vision is to create a society where girls, youth and young women are informed, empowered and freely given the opportunity to take part in decision making, state leadership and nation building.


Our mission is to ignite the ability of girls, youth and young women to create and access opportunities that improve their lives and also ensure that young people are influencing policy decisions that help realize their rights.


Our Goal is to enhance girls, youth and young women access quality education, health and livelihood and to provide platforms and opportunities to be change makers.

What We Do

. We amplify the voices and exhibit the power of possibilities of young people has unique insights, experiences and recommendations that can make decision more effective. We are Christian with integrity empowering excellence in community good stewardship as our major core values. Over the few years, FIDRA’s work has grown from a mustard seed into a flame of voices in strengthening health service delivery and responding to the underlying education determinants of women, children and young people while advocating for integrated gender- and age-sensitive approaches that facilitate access to improved wellbeing for girls, young women and youths

Where We Work

FIDRA currently operates in Oyam and Kole districts with its programmes mainly implemented in Northern Uganda. The geographical coverage is however influenced by the availability of resources for its programmes.

Our Values

  • We Are Courageous: We are bold and we know it takes bravery to break down barriers and do what we do.
  • We Are Accountable: We take our responsibilities and role seriously. We have integrity in all we do.
  • We Are Tenacious: We have that can-do spirit. We don’t give up when the going gets tough.
  • We Are Selfless: We put others before ourselves. Always. That is who we are.
  • We Are Not Alone: We know God is always with us as we stand in solidarity with others.
  • Our Standards

    We believe in tangible results and we do not compromize quality.

    Our Capabilities

    FIDRA has young energetic, qualified, competent and committed staff at its Secretariat to deliver its mandate.