Contact

+256(0)760-179 903 / +256 772 929 514

Northern Uganda, West Nile, Acholi, Lango

nurdefltd@gmail.com / ednurdef@gmail.com

Strengthen Social and Protection System for Resilience.

if community social networks are strengthened to rebuild trust and support vulnerable groups then the underlying social issues that hinder progress will reduce.

Constraints
High rates of Gender Based Violence; 61% spousal violence; Poverty driving GBV 
  • Violence impacts productivity and relationships
  • Issue of corruption cutting across
  • Poor mindset, psycho-social challenges
  • Alcohol substance abuse is high in the north (20.9% West Nile, 24.5% Acholi, 25.4% Lango)
  • Growing and young population

Objectives 

  • Promote gender equality
  • Responsive health service delivery
  • Improved community relations
  • Reduction in harmful social vices
  • Potential activities 
  • SRHR programs
  • Local government GBV prevention & response
  • Mental health financing
  • Community led health action & safety nets
  • Talent identification & nurturing in sports, music etc