National Youth Council - Uganda

Umbrella organization of all Youth in Uganda between the ages of 18-30 years.

In accordance with the National Youth Council Act of 1993, the National Youth Council annual meeting 2019 took place on 14th August in Jinja city and commenced at 9:00 am in the morning.

Exhibitions are part of the activities carried out at every International Youth Day. Here young people are given a chance to showcase ideas and initiatives meant to inspire their fellow peers.

In 1999, in its resolution 54/120, the General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth (Lisbon, 8th-12th August 1998) that 12th August be declared International Youth Day.