Justus Akampurira

Justus Akampurira is a research associate at the Great Lakes Institute for Strategic Studies, and a ward councillor in Kampala, Uganda.  He coordinates Operation Kindness Uganda who offer support and training for local young people and students from disadvantaged backgrounds and regular outreach to the local community.  He initiated the Kampala Kindness Co-operative – a youth co-operative that seeks to model ways of transforming society by promoting social and economic solidarity amongst young people working together for the common good.