"I want to create strong and sustainable networks with like-minded young people who are agents of change to Uganda and Africa through advocacy, campaigns addressing social problems directly and holding policymakers and other development stakeholders accountable for their actions and decisions."-- Hilda Namakula
AREA OF EXPERTISE:
Hilda Namakula is a researcher and writer holding a postgraduate degree in social sciences from the University of Cape Town and an undergraduate degree in social sciences from Makerere University. She co-founded the Mwamba Imara Foundation, an initiative that supports young adults livelihoods in agriculture and health.
She is a Young African Leaders Initiative alumnus and a consultant for meaningful youth engagement working to support various donor agencies like the MasterCard Foundation on youth-focused projects.