Youth for Development and Human Rights Advancement (YDHRA) is governed by the Law N° 04/2012 of 17/02/2012, governing non- governmental organizations in Rwanda.


The mission of Youth for Development and Human Rights Advancement (YDHRA) is to promote women and empower them with life skills for active participation in development of their country


A Society in which Human Rights and Justice in Social Development system is realized.


Promoting human rights and equipping women and the youth with financial literacy skills; empowering them economically through savings, investments and micro-entrepreneurship mentoring...Read more

Our Programs

Protect Human Right(s) and Governance

Article 8 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that “Everyone has the right to an effective remedy by the competent national tribunals for acts violating the fundamental rights granted him by the constitution or by law.” Efficient justice system not only holds individuals and state officials accountable, but also sets the norms of behaviour for all citizens enshrined in the national legal frameworks.

Children Protection

The overall aims of the Child Protection are To ensure the safety of children and prevention of further harm This is done by supporting…, addressing vulnerabilities and risk factors, and helping to meet the unmet needs of children.It also means protecting children against social, psychological and emotional insecurity and distress.

Promoting Quality Education

Quality education is a human right and a public good. Our objectives are, to expand access to high-quality early childhood education programs, and to encourage college-savings plans. Quality educate supports people to develop themselves as skilled, informed, efficient and efficient members of society.

Promote Sustainable Development

Our aim is to balance our economic, environmental and social needs, allowing prosperity for now and future generations, these include social progress and equality, environmental protection, conservation of natural resources and stable economic growth.

Youth and Women Empowerment

Empowerment is a process whereby people are encouraged to take charge of their lives. They do this by addressing their situation and improving their access to resources, transforming their consciousness through their beliefs, values, and attitudes.

Youth and women empowerment can curb the rate of poverty.


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