Together we can make a difference
Who We Are
Amani Initiative is a Ugandan Non-Governmental organization founded in 2011 to prevent and respond to teenage pregnancy and child marriage through low-cost high impact community led interventions with a focus on education, child protection, sexual and reproductive health, and social & economic empowerment.
Learn about our tHEMATIC areas
— Child Protection & Safeguarding
Facilitates a safe environment for every child without abuse by sensitizing communities and on existing laws on child abuse, engaging change agents to create a community system that is able to prevent, identify and report cases of child abuse and working with children, parents and schools to create safe spaces for children.
— Social & Economic Empowerment
— Adolescent Sexual & Reproductive Health
Our solutions approaches
Gender inclusive solutions
Working with both men and women in preventing teenage pregnancy and child marriage because #Itakes2.
Low cost- high impact solutions
Low cost – high impact solutions are sustainable and strongly leverage existing resources within community to address community problems.
The community clearly understands the causes for child marriage and teenage pregnancy cases thus need not just to be involved as beneficiaries but also as part of the solution.
Child marriage and teenage pregnancy is a grass root problem that will need solutions embedded within the grass root to be more effective and efficient.