Chairman Board of Directors

Executive Director

Director Programs and Business Development: James Byarugaba

Mr. James Byarugaba is passionate about seeing children and young people live their lives to the full and he has committed the last 14 years working with Youth Alive Uganda. He is skilled in project design, planning, implementation and business development. He is also a Man up delegate a global coalition of young people across the world to end sexual and gender based violence and is so passionate about promoting gender equality as well as preventing sexual and gender based violence. His vision is to see one world where boys and girls; men and women have the same opportunities and are empowered to contribute equally in shaping the world they want and a violence-free world where no human being owns the other or insights harm based on one’s gender. He holds a Masters in Human Rights from Makerere University Uganda and currently doing a second Masters in International Development from National University of Ireland-Maynooth.


Director Strategic Information: Rosette Nanyonjo Lubowa

Rosette is an accomplished M&E Practitioner with 10 years experience in Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning. Her focus overtime has been: setting up M&E systems; Research, Data management; Results & knowledge management, Performance based financing, Reporting and Documentation. She has experience in Health, Food Security, Agriculture, Education, Governance, Health Systems Strengthening, Gender and Youth programming with USAID and DFID funded programs. She holds a Masters in Monitoring and Evaluation from Uganda Management Institute.