YoungDrive entrepreneurship training

Follow our previous and ongoing trainings in Uganda, Zambia and Botswana.

We train young entreprenurs

We have trained over 17 000 young entreprenurs in Africa!

Our goal is to build the worlds most cost effective and scalable entrepreneurship training program and train millons

of young entreprenurs. Here is a list of our completed trainings in Uganda, Zambia and Botswana.

YongDrive is back in Tororo, Uganda 2018/2019

After successfully finishing our first training in Tororo we decided to empower the youth with even more entrepreneurial skills and knowledge. Almost 5 000 young entrepreneurs received a our follow-up training which goes deeper into the areas of marketing, financial literacy, sales and scaling up a business.


Number of educated coaches: 27 coaches

Number of youth: 4 900 youth

Cost per youth: 6 usd / youth

Funding supporters: Erik Bergman, impact investor

Project leader: Josefina Lönn

YoungDrive expands to Zambia, Kabwe 2016/2017

When Josefina, the former YoungDrive Country manager in Uganda moved to Zambia she carried out the YoungDrive training in Kabwe, Zambia. During 2016/2017 she educated over 10 YoungDrive coaches. 300 youths participated and 170 finished the training. 


Number of educated coaches: 10 coaches

Number of youths participating: 300 youths

Funding supporters: Self funded

Project lead: Josefina Lönn

YoungDrive expands to Tororo, Uganda 2015/2016

After a successful year in Kamuli, in 2015/2016 we moved on to Tororo in the eastern parts of Uganda. The project was carried out under the project A Working Future by PLAN International and our main local partner was Community Vision, helping us facilitating the training on site.


Number of educated coaches: 35 coaches

Number of youth: 6000 youth

Cost per youth: 1 USD / youth

Funding supporters: PLAN International

Project lead: Josefina Lönn

YoungDrive´s training continues in Kamuli, Uganda 2015

After finishing the first training in Kamuli we continued with our level 2 training, going deeper into the areas of marketing, financial literacy, sales and running a business. The project was a part of A Working Future by PLAN International. Our main local partner was Community VIsion, helping YoungDrive facilitating the training on site.


Number of educated coaches: 35 coaches

Number of youth: 6000 youth

Cost per youth: 1 usd / youth

Funding supporters: PLAN International

Project lead: Josefina Lönn

YoungDrive starts in Kamuli, Uganda 2014

YoungDrive´s first training helped 6000 youth in the rural area in Kamuli in Uganda to be successful entrepreneurs. The project was a part of A Working Future by PLAN International. Our main local partner was Community Vision, helping YoungDrive facilitating the training on site.


Number of educated coaches: 30 coaches

Number of youth: 6000 youth

Cost per youth: 1 usd / youth

Funding supporters: PLAN International

Project leader: Frida Ode

Pilot training in Gabarone, Botswana 2013

YoungDrive´s first project was located in Gabarone, Botswana. First carried out by Brita Kämpe and Hampus Engdahl with a planning grant from SIDA the concept was developed. After a successfull planning grant YoungDrive received monetary support from SIDA to do a pilot project, which was successfully led by Iliana Björling. 


Funding supporters: SIDA

Project leader: Iliana Björling

UngDrive, Sweden

Did you know that YoungDrive has it roots in Gnosjö in Sweden? Gnosjö is famous for its entrepreneurial spirit and its many successfull enterpreises despite the size of the little town located in Småland. Follow the native version of YoungDrive, UngDrive in Sweden.