P.O Box 73, Lira,Plot 2, Kyoga Road, Lira Municipality, Adjacent to Lira Post office, Lira Town,

www.fapaduganda.org

We started as a group of five members in 2004. There was extreme human rights violation and abuses including land wrangles and grabbing, child abuse, trafficking and neglect, sexual gender based violence in northern Uganda. Despite all these violations, there were almost non existing avenues for redress in the region.Our vision therefore was of a peaceful and healthy society in which people respect each other

Contact PersonApio Eunice Otuku(Executive Director)
Telephone0473 427 304 / 0392 858 676
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P.O Box 542,Masindi,Nyangahya Cell, Masindi Municipality,

We started this organisation as a group of five after testing HIV positive. We came together and formed an organization called Philly Lutaaya Initiative in 1998. We were sensitizing the community through home visits and encouraging the bed ridden and leading them to health centres and hospitals for treatment. By 2002, there were a number of children who had lost their dear ones (both parents) to the scourge. After identifying this, we came up with an idea of starting an orphage since we were not sure of our lives and where to leave these children. In 2003, we started Family Spirit Children Centre for caring and supporting children directly infected and affected by HIV/AIDS, war and home violances, who were very many and discriminated from families, schools and in the community. The centr ...

Category:HIV / AIDS
Contact PersonIsaac Nyakoojo (Coordinator)
Telephone0772 345 756 / 0774 476 953
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Mugurusi Road Fort Portal,

The organisation was started by Kabarole Research and Resource Centre to improve house hold incomes and standards for people living in rural areas /communities in the Ruwenzori region. FORMA is a financial institution that aims at providing and developing a sustainable microfinance federation that will provide financial services to rural communities.We first established cooperative organisations and empowered people to sustain them and remain committed.FORMA now serves over 20, 000 households in the region and has a goal of forming at least one microfinance association per Sub County and our loans have grown to over 140,000/= per disbursement.Today, we offer financial services, technical support trainings to member associations and also share our experience with member financial associatio ...

Contact PersonMaureen Namusisi
Telephone0776 453 875
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Date Founded

P.O Box 1468, Gulu,Dr. Corti Lucille Road Opposite Kony Paco, Gulu Municipality,

Flama Uganda is a CBO established by a team of dedicated volunteer medical and social development practitioners. The organization and its affiliate medical centre are aimed at providing appropriate, affordable, integrated reproductive health & general clinical medical services to all categories of people, with special emphasis on vulnerable groups like women, the elderly, children and adolescents, as well as other social cases with special needs. The organisation

Category:Health
Contact PersonOkello Flavia Teddy (Program Director)
Telephone0782 451 889 / 0712 451 889 / 0752 451 889 /0774 205 506
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P.O Box 967, Lira,Soroti Road, Opposite FAPAD Offices, 1st Floor on Nyeko-Balikare Business Premise,Lira, ,

The organization started after the 23- year- post war conflict in Northern Uganda that left hundreds of thousands of innocent people massacred, thousands of people displaced in refugee camps, properties looted, destroyed and vandalized, innocent lives and houses set ablaze by the rebels. Many youth and children were abducted, raped and defiled resulting in to HIV/AIDS infection and other diseases, dropped out of school, others left parent-less, homeless and not accessing basic education, to mention but a few.In a bid to address the outlined catastrophes, FONU was founded to alleviate the sufferings of these innocent people and restore hope in their lives. It started with distribution of food and non-food items, supporting school-going children through scholastic materials and tuition fees ...

Contact PersonOwani Ken Allan (Executive Director)
Telephone0782 346 922 / 0753 346 922
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Date Founded

P.O Box 313 Rukungiri,Republic Road, Plot 16, Rukungiri,

www.envalert.org

Having realized that there was an ever increasing population, degraded natural resources, inelastic land, land degradation, loss of biodiversity, erratic climatic conditions, poverty, and hunger coupled with rural community dependency on forestry and other natural resources for their livelihoods, Forestry and Environmental Development Network (FEDN) was formed.The organisation was formed with a vision;

Contact PersonBiryomumaisho Dickson (Executive Director)
Telephone0782 891 933
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P.O Box 227, Adjumani, Former LWF Compound; Moyo-Adjumani Road, Rassia Village, Pachara Sub County, Adjumani,

The Organization was started by former seminarians to promote development works in the communities so as to improve qualities of lives of the people in Uganda especially Adjumani and Moyo Districts in particular. The first activity of the Organization was capacity building of the members on governance and management. The organisation implemented peace building projects in the communities of Adjumani so as to resolve domestic violence in families among others. The members later came up with a constitution for the organization and that helped in registration of the organization with National NGO Board. FOSID later came up with internal governance policy documents and Board of Governors.Our vision is to have a self-reliant, health and prosperous community where there are equal opportunities f ...

Contact PersonAnyama John Kennedy (Team Leader)
Telephone0772 304 287/0772 578 5311
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Date Founded

P.O. Box 1378 Mbarara,Kasese, Fort Portal Road, opposite Lake View, ,

www.faocug.org

The Foundation for Aids Orphaned Children (FAOC) is a registered NGO founded in 1994 by Ugandans. It was formed to address the problems that HIV/AIDS orphaned children face in society, by promoting and supporting income generating activities that help in strengthening their economic self sustainability and keeping them as integral members of society.FAOC operates in eight parishes (Kikokwa, Kigyendwa, Nyamuyanja, Kasaana, Kishuro, Kahenda and Kitooha) in Birere Sub County of Isingiro District. FAOC has also extended its services to Masha and Kaberebere Town Council and has supported over 400 households. FAOC implements a goat and pig project supported by the McKnight Foundation.FAOC aims to promoting the lives and situation of aids orphaned children, vulnerable children and youth by helpin ...

Contact PersonBuyinza Boaz (Executive Director)
Telephone0772 922 323
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Foundation for Community Development is a non profit, non political organisation. FOCOD was founded in 2012 by three young energetic and dynamic men and two retired female teachers who had carried out a study of Ugandan societies and realised that there was a need to intervene and reverse some bad society traits. it is in this context that they agreed to form this organisation to champion this cause in order to have a better society for everyone to live.

Contact PersonMarungi Justus
Telephone+256713153052
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P.O. Box 11027, Kampala,Human Rights House, Plot 1853, Lulume Road, Nsambya,

www.fhri.or.ug

Foundation for Human Rights Initiative (FHRI) is an independent, non-governmental, non-partisan and not-for profit human rights organization. Established in 1991, FHRI is legally registered as a non-governmental human rights organization under the Non-governmental Organization Registration Statute 1989 and, is duly incorporated under the Companies Act, Cap. 110 as a body corporate. The organization seeks to enhance the knowledge, respect and observance of human rights, promote exchange of information and best practices. The organization has Observer Status with the African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights, is a member of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty and is affiliated to the International Federation of Human Rights (FIDH).FHRI is implementing the sixth strategic plan ...

Contact PersonLivingstone Sewanyana (Executive Director)
Telephone0414 510 263 / 510 276/ 256 752 / 791 963
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Kalbum House Harukoto , , P.O Box 389, Fort Portal

After receiving our first certificate in 1991, the concerned Ugandans living in the old Kabarole District were motivated by the zeal to improve the welfare of majority rural peasants from the Ruwenzori region. They worked towards creating an environment for men and women to undertake income generating activities.In this regard, the first activities involved supporting preventive health activities to guarantee healthy living, advocating for an environment for men and women to undertake income generating activities as well as supporting activities in areas of sustainable agriculture and animal husbandry.Moving forward, we are working for better ? soil fertility? Soil and water conservation ? Crop and animal husbandry? Nutrition and early childhood development? Adolescent repro ...

Contact PersonMugisa R.C. Ronald (Coordinator)
Telephone0772 603 669
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Date Founded

Ntwetwe Subcounty, Kyankwanzi District, , , P.O Box 56, Kiboga

FOSEDE was started by a group of community members with the aim of promoting sustainable community development through improving standards of living for the rural people in the district.We first engaged in HIV / AIDS awareness, sensitisation and counselling, nutrition and early childhood development services, Child Growth Monitoring and Promotion, and Water and Sanitation.Our current programmes include

Contact PersonSsonko James ( CBO Facilitator )
Telephone0414 235 790
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Date Founded

P.O Box 1015, Kyenjojo,Kasiina Kyenjojo Town Council,

www.fountainofpeace.net

The organisation was started by two concerned community members; Peace and Patrick Ruharuza. Their aim was to restore hope to the hopeless children of Kyenjojo District through creating a child abuse free environment with Christian values as the foundation.They started with projects like water and sanitation (SODIS), back to school program, psycho- social support and construction of a children

Contact PersonKakwezi William (Coordinator)
Telephone0776 836 946 /0392 893 660
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Date Founded

P.o Box 60, Pader Pader Town Council Along Pader-Lira Road (small Road), ,

www.fro.ug.org

Friends of Orphans was founded in 1999 by a former child soldier, Mr. Anywar Ricky Richard. This was after going through the war in Northern Uganda and seeing how it affected youth and women. He came up with an idea which later developed into a proposal to support the vulnerable community (children, youth and women)VisionA society in which the vulnerable are empowered to achieve their full potential and contribute to the development of their communityMissionTo contribute to the rehabilitation, empowerment and reintegration of former child soldiers, abductees, child mothers, orphans and to combat spread of HIV/AIDSGoalReduce the vulnerability of child mothers, orphans, former soldiers, abductees and vulnerable women through education and skills to empower and protect their rightsAll these a ...

Contact PersonAnywar Ricky Richard (Executive Director)
Telephone0772 383 574/0774 157 364
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