YICE Uganda
Youth Inintiative for Community Empowerement.

Impacts for Access to bundled Agricultural services (ABAS):

1. Improved Access to finance services to smallholder farmers

• $39275 raised
• $37975 loans disbursed
• 389 smallholder farmer loans
• 86% loans go to female farmers
• 98% Repayment Rate
2. Improved Access to Agricultural information and training

• 1025 Farmers trained
• 61 Farmer groups formed
• 31 AgInfo sessions conducted
• 5 Demo plots established
3. Improved farm productivity, incomes and food security
• 60% increase in farm yields
• 70% farmers using good quality farm inputs
• 15 farm Agents employed (11 females & 4 Males)
• 60% of our farmers access market for their produces
4. Awards
• 2016 East African Young Innovators in Agribusiness
• SEED Africa Entrepreneurs Award 2016

Impacts for Soap for Hygiene (S4H)

1. Improved Hygiene and sanitation household practices
– 46 Hygiene and sanitation community trainings conduced
– 643 families reached with educative hygiene messages
– 17% reduction in illness caused by poor hygiene and sanitation
– 378 Tippy tap and wash facilities established
– 538 bars of soap recycled and distributed
2. Improved incomes and sustainability
– 600 liters of liquid soap produced
– $540 revenue from liquid soap making
– Created local market for liquid soap
– 13 Hygiene Ambassadors employed (All female)
– 4 hotel partnerships signed