YOUNG FARMERS' FEDERATION OF UGANDA (UNYFA)

UNYFA is an initiative of Uganda National Farmers’ Federation started in 2015 being an umbrella organization for all agro-based youths in Uganda.

It began operations in 2016 with the main objective of improving livelihoods of youths in Uganda through well established structures which foster building of a vibrant team of young farmers to fit into the national farmers’ union (UNFFE).

 

UNYFA wants to be the strongest young farmers’ association in Uganda, with plans and strategies across the country and working along UNFFE structures right from the Apex body to gross roots – District Farmers’ Associations.
 
 

DEVELOPMENT AREAS

Professionalization

It is a social process by which any trade or occupation transforms itself into a true “profession of the highest integrity and competence.

Advocacy

UNYFA believes in being the mouth piece for young farmers to voice out their issues/ interests and mapping out the responsible people or organizations/ institutions in order to cause a desired positive change.

Networking

Young farmers association needs to build relationships in order to survive, thrive, gain allies in advocacy, and fundraise and also to seek for recognition.

Education and training

Education or training is another important thematic area that UNYFA will be engaged in to benefit its members.

Services

Farmer organizations are judged by the nature and type of services they deliver to their members UNYFA provides tailor made services to its members e.g. Education/Training of trainers (TOT); Mentorship etc.

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