With 56% of the population under the age of 18, Uganda is one of the youngest states in the world. 2.6 million children are orphans, making it the country with the highest number in the world. The young Ugandans are showing great willingness and strength to come through. However, aid in each and every sector is lacking, and we are seeing the future of thousands of children at stake.
Omoana is supporting civil society organizations in order to promote the fundamental rights of vulnerable children. Its focus is on HIV/Aids and civil conflict affected youth. Omoana and its partners implement an integrated aproach, including health, education and economic programs.