City: Fort Portal

Plot 10 Njara Road, , , P.O Box 514

AHURIO was started to coordinate human rights organisations in the Ruwenzori region. Some of the first members include Kabarole Research and Resource centre, Development foundation for Rural Areas, Ruwenzori Forum for Peace and Justice, Integrated Women Development, Ride Africa, Parents concern for Young People, and Youth and Women Empowerment (YAWE). We have noticed and increase in our membership and we have groomed a number of local and international human rights defenders.We started out with Paralegal Advisory Services, Probono access to justice, child support and protection programs, peace and conflict resolution and management.Today, we run four major programmes namely Institutional capacity building, Community extension programs, Human rights advocacy, and Dispute resolution.We have ...

Contact PersonFred Kaahwa (Coordinator)
Telephone0772 400 284 / 0702 196 8891
E-mail
Date Founded

Ibonde 1 Ward, ,

Esther Mugisa started this organization with the hope of helping elderly women, widows, and orphans, with the general aim of improving their standards of living through savings and credit groups, and handcraft making.In order to attain her goals, Mrs Mugisa

Category:Elderly People
Contact PersonEsther .J. Rutabalengeya (Director)
Telephone0701 495 385
E-mail
Date Founded

P.O Box 916, Fort Portal, , , +256

www.ricnet.co.ug

Rwenzori Information Centres Network (RIC-NET) is a community owned information, knowledge and skills sharing network established in 2005 by the Civil Society Organizations in Rwenzori region, western Uganda. The genesis of RIC-NET was at an open space forums for CSOs in 2002/2003, where the need to establish a network to boost effective and reliable information sharing was higly pronouced. RIC-NET was established to harnesses the available resources and opportunities in order to strengthen information, knowledge and skills sharing within the region. The genesis of RIC-NET was the result of an open space forum for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in 2002/2003, whereby participants expressed a need to establish a network for effective information and knowledge sharing throughout the regi ...

Category:Directory
Contact PersonMurugahara John
Telephone+256772607149
E-mail

PO Box 26, ,

The Uganda Restoration Gospel Churches Organization (URGCO) was started in 1960 and formally registered as a corporate entity in 2013 operating in Kabarole and Kyenjojo Districts, Western Uganda. URGCO is a faith based NGO whose main objective is evangelism to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ throughout Ruwenzori Region and the rest of Uganda. URGCO through evangelism provides Social economic and humanitarian support to Women, Youth, PWDs, and older persons, Prisoners, Refugees and Children in need. These services are provided through health, education, and livelihood support programmes. The following are first activities of the organisation: Evangelism to the Community Establishment of nursery and primary schools Formation of saving and credit units for Christians Income generating ...

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Contact PersonBakambiiha Stephen (Publicity Secretary/ Director, Orphans, Widows and Elderly)
Telephone+256 782 747 033
E-mail

Butangwa -Butebe, , , 916

www.ricnet.co.ug

RIC-NET genesis was at an open space forums for Rwenzori region CSOs in 2002/2003, which indentified need for effective and reliable information sharing among different shake holders as the most important element that would unlock the region potentials. RIC-NET is a community owned and initiated network of information centres from rural villages to the regional level. RIC-NET registered as CBO in 2005 and incorporated without share capital Reg. 85565 (under section 16(1) of company Act). in 2006, and registerd as Not for profit local NGO by S.5914/11258 (under NGO registration ACT, CAP.113)

Contact PersonM John Silco
Telephone0382277994
E-mail

P. O. Box 728, , , 256

www.jese.org

Joint Efforts to Save the Environment (JESE), is an indigenous Non-Governmental Organization established in 1993, implementing a diverse portfolio of projects in the greater Rwenzori region. JESE projects cover the districts of Kamwenge, Kabarole, Bundibugyo, Kasese, Kyenjojo, Kyegegwa, Kibaale, and Mubende. JESE is registered as an NGO by the national NGO Board (reg. No. 55914/1019) and as a company limited by guarantee reg. NO 47579. JESE envisions a community where people and nature flourish with a mission to facilitate innovative actions for sustainable water and natural resources management and improved livelihoods. Our Services; Since 1993, JESE has developed its capacity and marked out its niche as one of the leading indigenous organizations supporting sustainable agricu ...

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Physical AddressKitumba, Binanata Zone, East Division, Fort Portal Muni...
Telephone+256 483-4-25253, +256 772 492109
E-mail

P.O. Box 898, , , 256

www.rcra-uganda.org

Rwenzori Center for Research and Advocacy (RCRA) is a non-profit company limited by guarantee, registered under Institutions Act 2012 with charity No. 186835 to operate in Uganda. It was formed in 2010 as a CBO/182 by a group of social workers and scientists with the purpose of fostering innovations to improve lives of women and children. RCRA is also registered with the US federal government under NCAGE code: SWF69. RCRA operates in the 7 districts of Rwenzori Region in Western Uganda. RCRA endeavors to expand coverage in Uganda and extend its technology for development services to Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, DRC, Malawi and South Sudan. RCRA presently collaborates with Local Governments, International development organizations, Health Centres, Clinics and Hospitals, Moon University ...

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Physical AddressBoma Government Building, Fort Portal
Telephone+256774553595
E-mail