Uganda is a country that has been affected by poverty and many other problems for a long time. Organizations that are working towards helping the country are called Non-Governmental Organizations or NGOs. The following are ten of the NGOs that have been active in Uganda, some for many years.
The NGO sector as seen in Uganda has made great strides in removing some of these issues, but there are still some gaps in the sector that need to be worked on in order to achieve better results.
The aim of this article is to identify the top ten NGOs not only based on the money they receive or their number of employees but also on their efficiency and effectiveness as a means of helping Uganda fight poverty and improve its welfare.
Most of the organisations on the list are based in Kampala although some operate from different areas of the country. These organisations have been around for a long time and have contributed greatly to improving the welfare of people in Uganda.
Top 10 NGOs In Uganda
1. Compassion International
Compassion International is an international non-profit organisation that provides people who live in poverty with the opportunity to improve their living standard. The organisation believes that all people should be given the same opportunities regardless of their race, religion or gender. It also believes that only when people are provided with the same opportunities, they will be able to progress in their lives and can participate fully in society.
The organisation works in Uganda to help the people who live in poverty to improve their living standard. It believes that all people should be treated equally and given the same opportunities regardless of their race, religion or gender. It also believes that in order for everyone to have equal opportunities, the government needs to provide all its citizens with the same opportunities. The organisation also believes that if people are provided with the same opportunities, they will be able to progress in their lives and can participate fully in society.
The organisation believes that most people who live in poverty don’t come from corrupt families. It understands that it is the society that has failed them and it seeks to eradicate poverty through education, economic reform and international aid. It also provides people with skills and training in order to help them improve their situation. The organisation believes that for all people to live a dignified life, they need to be provided with the same opportunities that everyone else has.
2. World Vision International
This organisation was first founded in 1950 and has since grown to become one of the largest international NGOs operating in Uganda. They work with people in poverty to provide them with food, water and other basic necessities such as housing and education. The main areas they focus on are education, sanitation and nutrition.
The organisation was founded with the prioritisation of shared Christian values while focusing on working with people in poverty by providing them with food, water, and other basic necessities such as housing and education. They help children and youth to reach their potential through education and empowerment. They work in schools to provide support for children and youth to overcome poverty, injustice and oppression through community development programs and global advocacy campaigns.
World Vision works with children and families in need by providing them with water, sanitation, nutrition and education. The organisation also interacts with communities to find solutions to the problems they face through advocacy campaigns and assistance.
One major attribute of this organisation is that, they serve all people regardless of their religion, race or gender to ensure the continuity of the education for children, work closely with different communities to overcome poverty.
3. International Rescue Committee
The IRC is a global humanitarian aid agency that provides relief and development support to people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster. This organisation was founded in 1933 and is one of the largest NGO’s operating in Uganda. The organisation provides relief to people in crisis and helps them rebuild their lives with long-term development.
The IRC works in over 40 countries throughout the world, places where humanitarian crises are occurring or where people are living in vulnerable conditions. IRC operates in more than 40 countries around the world, specialising in the provision of health, education, water and sanitation and other humanitarian services.
Its main goal is to help millions of people who are in need and overcome problems that affect their daily lives. The organization has helped over 22 million people to overcome problems that affect their daily lives. IRC has grown from a small organisation in 1933 to a major humanitarian NGO with more than 5000 employees who work in multiple countries and territories.
4. World Food Programme
This is an organisation that was established with the aimed at addressing the issue of hunger around the world. It aims to save millions of people trapped in situations where they do not have enough food as a result of conflicts, natural disasters and economic hardship. The main goal of the organisation is to help millions of people who need food and malnutrition in the world.
The WFP is present in Uganda and works with the government and other partners to provide food assistance to people in need. The organisation works closely with the local government and communities in the country. They assist their local partners so that they can plan, implement and evaluate food assistance programmes that are sustainable.
To address current challenges, the organisation supports local governments and partner organisations to deliver effective, timely and accountable government and community food security programmes. The WFP provides food assistance in emergencies, helps children get the nutrition they need to grow and thrive, develops programmes that support farm families, and advocates for lasting solutions to hunger.
5. One Acre Fund
This organisation was established with the aim of helping smallholders farmers to increase their agricultural production to improve their livelihoods and increase incomes. The aim of the organisation is to increase food security and improving livelihoods among the poor and vulnerable.
The organisation provides loans and technical assistance to smallholder farmers in Uganda to help them gain agricultural production and increase their incomes. It also provides the farmers with training on sustainable farming practices to help them grow more food crops for their families and earn more money at the same time.
The farmers are trained on how to increase their food production through sustainable agriculture practices that increase the production of food crops, in addition to increasing the incomes of farmers.
OneAcresFund improves the lives of people in Uganda by providing them with smallholder farmers loans working with partner organisations that are partners to government in the country. The organisation helps smallholder farmers to increase their agricultural production and earn more money.
6. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
In Uganda, the UNHCR works towards resolving refugee issues and international protection problems, helping those who are displaced by conflict and persecution and providing humanitarian assistance to refugees. They also provide economic opportunities that enable refugees to become self-reliant.
The UNHCR is a United Nations public international organisation that has been working towards resolving refugee and protection problems such as by providing humanitarian assistance. The UNHCR provides services to protect people that are in need. It provides services that help people to be able to survive and make a living when they are in need.
The UNHCR provides refugee relief and humanitarian aid to people escaping from war and violence, to people who are unable to access basic services. They also assist them in education, job training, healthcare and rehabilitation etc. The UNHCR is the world’s leading agency for protecting refugees and stateless people. They provide services to protect those who are in need.
This organisation is located at Kampala to help people in Uganda who are living in poverty to improve their living standards. The biggest challenge that this organisation faced was helping poor and needy people to earn a decent living.
The BRAC organisation operates several programmes that help poor and needy people to develop their skills, access finance and lear their rights. The people can freely access these programmes. The organisation also educates the citizens on how they can get assistance from government and other services to improve their living conditions and how they can improve their lives.
BRAC provides people with the financial support that they need to access services, education and training opportunities. The organisation also provides children in Uganda with education and retraining programmes so that they can achieve a better standard of living and future.
8. Actionaid International
ActionAid provides services that help people who live in poverty to improve their condition. The organisation helps them to learn about their rights and how they can access government services that will help improve their living standards. The organisation also helps people to become self-sufficient and achieve a decent living standard.
The organisation provides people with counselling services, health services and education. It also provides people with skills training to help them acquire a skill that they can use to improve their living standards. The organisation believes that the people that are able to access government services, education and be self-sufficient will naturally find the opportunity to improve their living standard and not remain in poverty.
The organisation’s mission is to alleviate poverty and injustice through community based development programmes and advocacy. ActionAid works in Uganda to help the people who live a simple life and feed on very little food because they are so poor. They are not able to provide for their basic needs.
The organisation also works with local organisations, communities, governments and international NGOs to ensure that the poor have access to basic services such as food, water, education and health services.
9. Save the Children International
Save the Children helps people who live in poverty to improve their living standard. The organisation believes that children are the future of a country. It also believes that children should be treated as part of the community and not as an unwanted commodity and that they should be given the same rights as everyone else.
Save the Children is an international non-profit organisation that works in Uganda to help people who live in poverty to improve their living standard. The organisation believes that children should be provided with the same opportunities as everyone else. It believes that if children are given the same opportunities, they will not be able to complain about the lack of opportunities in their lives and will learn to accept those situations in their lives.
The organisation has several programmes that help children to achieve their potential. The organisation provides people in Uganda with education, health and vocational training and also children rights, such as access to an education and rights regarding inheritance.
The organisation also helps people to set up small businesses and provides them with financial support that will enable them to start a business.
10. Oxfam International
Oxfam International is a global NGO that works to secure a safe and dignified life for all people. The organisation believes that the world has plenty of resources and that it is only necessary to distribute them to those who need them the most.
The organisation believes that some people use their wealth to discriminate against others and oppress them. They don’t want anyone to suffer from discrimination or oppression in any country in the world and they want people to live freely.
The organisation works in Uganda to help the people who live in poverty to improve their living standard. It believes that all people should be treated equally and should be provided with the same opportunities regardless of their race, religion or gender.
Oxfam believes that all people should have equal opportunities. The organisation also believes that most people who live in poverty don’t come from corrupt families, but it is the society that has failed them. Therefore all members of the society need to work together to prevent these kinds of situations from happening.
The organisation also believes that wealth can be used to limit the opportunities of people who live in poverty. It seeks to eradicate poverty through education, economic reform and international aid. It also provides people with skills and training in order to help them improve their situation. The organisation believes that for all people to live a dignified life, they need to be provided with the same opportunities that everyone else has.
These ten interlinked organisations are working together and providing their services to improve the lives of the people in Uganda and other countries that are struggling with poverty. They are working to ensure that the people in Uganda have equal opportunity, access to education and training and that they have a better life.
They are working together to ensure that the underprivileged get an equal opportunity as everyone else. They believe that it is not only the government’s responsibility to provide for their citizens, but also the responsibility of volunteers and non-profit organisations.
The organisations work hand in hand with the governments and other organisations to help support people who live in poverty. They believe that people should be provided with the same opportunities as everyone else. Therefore, they work together to ensure that the poor in Uganda receive a basic standard of living, access to education and health services.