EF, the project works in 10 universities targeting 1,500 young women 18-25 years. The innovative model, the 5D CYCLE®, enables girls to Discover who they are, Dream about what they want to become, Design ways of achieving those dreams and Develop key skills and habits that will lead them to rewarding Destinies. Through mentorship, value-based leadership, life skills and civic education, practical and experiential learning tools enable young women to ignite their inner potential and access positive role models.
Public speaking and debating competitions, art and poetry stimulate self-expression and self-confidence skills. Through the #WomenLeadUg Mentoring Clubs, the young women organize community dialogues, design communication campaigns and community civic education, and engage community members to identify, design and implement solutions for specific challenges.