Fight Illiteracy Youth Organization (FIYO)



Fight Illiteracy Youth Organization (FIYO) was founded in the year 2003. Today, FIYO is legally registered as a non-governmental and non-profit making organization with Ministerial order No. 146/08.11 of 25th November 2009 that was published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Rwanda No. 12 of 22nd March 2010. The organization’s mission is to promote formal and informal education as pillars of a prosperous society.

Name of organization:  Fight Illiteracy Youth Organization (FIYO)

Website address:

Physical Address:  Opposite Entrance of Kigali International Airport

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2201

Directions to find Country Office: Opposite Entrance of Kigali International Airport

Began work in Rwanda in year:  2003

Organization Leadership:

FIYO Country Director

FIYO Country Director

Areas of Operation:

  • Advocacy: National Lever
  • Teacher Training: Gatsibo and Bugesera
  • Access to Education: Bugesera, Nyagatare, and Gatsibo
  • Girls’ Education: Nyagatare, Gatsibo and Bugesera
  • Orphans and Vulnerable Students: Gasabo and Bugesera
  • Parenting/ Community Education:
  • Early Childhood Care and Development: Bugesera
  • Adult Literacy: Nyagatare, Gatsibo and Kayonza
  • Vocational Skills: Bugesera and Nyagatare