Ujamaa Africa is an NGO that works to prevent violence against women and children. The core of our work is the Empowerment Defense and Transformation Training offered to youths as well as microloans services offered to victims of intimate partner violence.

Our Vision

We envision an empowered society free from violence against women and children.

Our Mission

To reach every boy and girl and provide them with the requisite skills to prevent violence against women and children. To build a sustainable social banking model that targets victims of intimate partner violence and caregivers and replicate this regionally. Mentor youth ambassadors to champion against violence of women and children.

Our Core Values

Ownership : We believe the prevention of violence against women and children can only be achieved with the beneficiaries owing to the idea, the process and the products of our initiative

Innovation : We believe in innovative interventions that are both cost effective and beneficiary centered.

Empowerment : We work to empower individuals at all levels for efficient, effective, and appropriate decision making.
Accountability: We remain accountable to our beneficiaries and partners.

Integrity : We remain honest, transparent in what we say and do.
Justice: We believe in fairness in enjoyment of the benefits of our programs.

Sustainability and Scalability : We design transferrable systems and workflows that can quickly address need, create lasting impact, and facilitate our expansion regionally.

Local leadership : We believe in working with and developing local talent. The future of our country depends on effective leadership.