We are giving a helping hand to poor people in our community
AIDS Education Group for Youth (AEGY) is a legally registered NGO with the NGO Board Ministry of Internal affairs in Uganda.
To improve on the Health, Environment and Economic status of the people living the target area.
A health self-sustaining, developed and empowered community.
We are AEGY Uganda
AIDS Education Group for Youth (AEGY) is legally registered with the National Bureau for Non Government Organization (Reg No 5914/2468) Ministry of Internal affairs in Uganda.
AEGY is as well registered at the District level by the Kamuli, Buyende and Mayuge District Local Governments under the District NGO monitoring committee. AEGY has been in existence since 1997. We are not affiliated to any political organization, Tradition/Culture or religion. We are focused on Research, Education, Livelihood, health, Environment/sanitation and hygiene with much emphasis on children’s rights, Gender Based violence prevention and Sexual reproductive health and rights, Maternal, Newborn and Child health. Supporting children grow to attain their wholistic growth and Development, support youth build skills for self-reliance.
AEGY has office in Kamuli Municipality located in Bunangwe Cell. We have built capacity overtime through implementing different projects and qualified staff and also training of resource persons, volunteers, AIDS Educators, HIV/AIDS counselors, management and fundraising among others.
The present scope of the programs are the Districts of Kamuli, Mayuge and Buyende. While as the organization initially formed to target women and youth people only but presently target Women, Youth, Orphans and other vulnerable Children, people living with HIV and the entire community for prevention and care and support activities.
Objectives of the organization
Our Organization has been working
hard to make the best for all our children.
AEGY has implemented a number of projects in the area of education for OVC, prevention and support to
SGBV survivors, Participatory research, mental, ASRHR, Materal and new born health as well prevention and support to SGBV survivors all this with the aim of reducing Health, economic and psychological effects among the people of Busoga.
Greetings to you all.
Welcome to the new face of AEGY website. After quite a number of years, we decided to move with the times and create a more dynamic interface that is more user friendly. We hope through this communication tool, we can reach as many of you as possible and be able to interest you in joining our cause. We plan to pass on allot of information regarding our projects and activities, share reports and a lot of information.
Our major aim is to empower and build capacity of communities leave health and sustain themselves through research, education, address SGBV and reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS and its economic and psychological effects among the people of Busoga. It is therefore necessary that all avenues of communication are engaged to influence behaviour change and bridge the information gap while leaving no one behind.
Let us not forget that as we fight on one front the COVID-19 pandemic is also upon us. The AEGY team is working hard to ensure that services are still provided even amidst the changes in service delivery. Let us all work together by adhering to the Ministry of Health and World Health Organization guidelines fight COVID 19..
We look forward to interacting with you more and hope to receive feedback from you.
AEGY method of Work
We are an Non Government Organization (NGO) not for Profit but working with and for the marginalized groups of people, especially Youth, women, children especially the Orphans and other vulnerable children in Uganda to improve and strengthen their Health and Social-Economic wellbeing. AEGY Uganda was founded in 1997 with the initial aim of reducing the spread of HIV/AIDS among the vulnerable women, children and youth to become health and self-reliant, through Health, Educational and Economic empowerment interventions.
AEGY is deeply involved in research and for every project we use a Participatory Planning, implementation, reporting, monitoring and evaluation methods that involves all stake holders such Community leaders, beneficiaries, other Developing Partners in monitoring and evaluation process. We hold inception meetings for a new project and let the stake holders contribute. The Logic Framework approach is used for project monitoring and evaluation of all program program activities. The respective project log frames are developed with objectives, outputs and outcomes with relevant indicators and milestones to ease monitoring processes.
Our program activities are beneficiary centered where the beneficiary are involved at all stage of the project execution.