About Us

About YEC Online Radio

YEC Radio is a Youth-led nonprofit online media initiative founded by the Youth Equality Center (YEC) that offers information on a range of issues affecting young people.

YEC Radio prepares diverse Youth for the 21st-century digital workplace by offering students hands-on education, leadership, and employment in journalism, arts, and technology, as well as access to support services like academic advising, Leadership, and Sexual reproductive Health care information and services. Partnering with mass communication students, Young media professionals, activists, and bloggers, students learn to produce content shared with thousands online, elevating youth perspectives on the most important issues they face. 

Our Philosophy

We must have our own statistics as young people and we must tell our own stories, or else we will continue to be invisible in an agenda central to our future.

Ali Kaviri, Women Deliver Young Leader

To amplify Young women and men Voices for Gender Equality and social justice through research, capacity building Advocacy, and community mobilization and empowerment.

A transformed society where young women and men fully enjoy their human rights

  • Gender Equality And Equity
  • Accountability And Transparency
  • Integrity And Honesty
  • Creativity And Innovation
  • Voluntarism

Led by Youth for the Youth, the YEC Radio programs provide personalized interaction with a peer outreach Digital champions (Online Presenters) trained in online behavior change communication through social media, who not only provides accurate information about Youth priority issues including Health, Education, Available Job opportunities among others but also referrals to youth-friendly services. Using unique identifier codes for each user, the program tracks cyber-education sessions, referrals, and effective referrals, remaining engaged with youth and responding to questions throughout the process.

YEC Radio Online programs co-designed with youth which leverage comprehensive digital marketing and communication strategies can increase access to youth-friendly information and services in addition to increasing Youth interaction online.

Setting up the physical studio at Exhibition space provide live Broadcast and live streaming event proceedings

  • Document voices of stakeholders and later broadcast them on radio as Podcasts
  • Engage Youth audiences prior, during and after the event

Meet The Team

Christopher Okello
Chairman Board Of Directors
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Kaviri Ali
Secretary To The Board
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Sandra Komuhiimbo
Head Programmes & HR
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Ojulong Patrick
Head Finance Committee
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Youth Equality Centre

Plot 10 Bidandi Ssali Road 

Nsimbiziwome Zone Bukoto – Ntinda

Telephone: 0777606962

Email: info@yecuganda.org

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