Village Youth Council

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

Composition of the Village Youth Council

According to the National Youth Council Amendment Act 2003, a Village Youth Council shall consist of youth who reside in the village and who are willing to be members of the Village Youth Council.

It further states that, without prejudice to subsection (1), the person who is not a citizen of Uganda shall not be a member of a Youth Council

The amendment states that the decisions of a Village Youth Council shall be binding on all the youth in a village.

The Chairperson of every Village Youth Council shall automatically become the Secretary for Youth at every Village Local Council.