YoungDrive entrepreneurship training

Follow our previous and ongoing trainings all over the world. From Gnosjö to Kampala.

Level 2 training Tororo, Uganda autumn 2017 (UPCOMING)

Our current focus is to carry out our level 2 training in the Tororo region, located in the eastern parts of Uganda. During 2015/2016 YoungDrive, together with local partners, carried out our level 1 training in the region. When we completed the YoungDrive level 2 training in Kamuli we saw the improved output and impact we had when letting the youth go through both level 1 and level 2 training and this is why we're dedicated to make this training happen and you can help us making it happen!


Estimated number of educated coaches: 35 ppl

Estimated number of youths: 6000 youths

Total budget: 30 000 USD

Estimated cost per youth: 5 usd / youth

Funding supporters: Private sector and impact investors

Project lead YoungDrive team: Dan Lainio

Want to know what we've been up tp? Here's a list of our previous trainings.

We've listed all our completed trainings to the right but also our upcoming trainings. For us it's important that you as a stakeholder, supporter or friend can go back and se what we've done before, the cost of the training and what kind of results we've achieved. And this is only the beginning. Our goal is to build the worlds most cost effective and scalable entrepreneurship training programm and we're just in the beginning of that quest.

Level 1 training Kabwe, Zambia A/W 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 YoungDrive team: Josefina Lönn

Level 1 training Tororo, Uganda A/W 2015/2016

During 2015/2016 our level 1 training was carried out in the Tororo region 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 ppl

Number of youths: 6000 youths

Cost per youth: 1 USD / youth

Funding supporters: PLAN International

Project lead YoungDrive team: Josefina Lönn

Level 2 training Kamuli, Uganda A/W 2014/2015

After finishing the level 1 training i Kamuli we decided to go forward with our first 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 generation by PLAN International. Our main local partner was Community VIsion, helping YoungDrive facilitating the training on site.


Number of educated coaches: 35 ppl

Number of youths: 6000 youths

Cost per youth: 1 usd / youth

Funding supporters: PLAN International

Project lead YoungDrive team: Josefina Lönn

Level 1 training Kamuli, Uganda A/W 2014

After finishing the level 1 training i Kamuli we decided to go forward with our first 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 generation 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 youths: 6000 youths

Cost per youth: 1 usd / youth

Funding supporters: PLAN International

Project lead YoungDrive team: Josefina Lönn

Pilot training Gabarone, Botswana A/W 2013

YoungDrives 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, a project which was successfully led by Iliana Björling. 


Funding supporters: SIDA

Project lead YoungDrive team: 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.