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Executive Director

Harriet Karen Mukajambo is the Executive Director and Founder of GLS who is passionate about Girls’ and young women’s socio-economic empowerment

A social worker by professional and a feminist by training, Harriet aspires to see more girls and young women being able to be a major influence in shaping social and economic policies that shape their lived realities

“Youths especially girls and young women have rights to chart their own societies’ social-economic paths and this is possible by challenging the current global social-economic system of oppression and expression.”

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Harriet Mukajambo

About us

global learning for sustainability

global learning for sustainability

GLS is a girls' and young women , youth-led Organization founded in 2015 to respond to the growing number of youth whose inability to develop life skills is the major cause of challenges they face. At the height of poor life skills youth cannot address their challenges, some, beyond their control-and yet others are directly under their control. GLS later reviewed its strategy to address sustainable challenges aligned to SDGs 4,5 & 13. GLS is registered with Uganda N.G.O service bureau as a local N.G.O with a charity status

Our Mission

To impact leadership and lifelong learning skills among girls & young women, boys and men for attainment of economic opportunities through transformation of social norms and combating climate change.

our vision

A world where youth are empowered to drive sustainable development and contribute to a just and equitable global society

Our Objectives

To engage young people in addressing global challenges that impend socio-economic development

To equip the young generation with life skills for positive behavioral change in the eradication and prevention of HIV and AIDS, and other related health challenges.

To contribute towards achievement of SDGs for survival, capacity development and quality life of all young people especially women and girls in various communities.

To promote global understanding and citizenship and bridge the gap of global skills among youth in schools through modern technology.
To advocate for positive educational and social outcomes of all youth in institutions of learning by mentoring them to be first class world citizens and professionals.

our Partners Since 2020

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