The UCSD is a network or more than 40 NGOs dedicated to coordinate advocacy and lobby work around issues and commitments made by world governments towards sustainable development, inspired by the Rio+ 10 project (Civil Society project for preparation of the Johannesburg Summit of 2002).
The National Association of Women Organizations in Uganda (NAWOU) is an umbrella organization whose origin dates back to 1978 gby Decree No 3 of 1978 which established the National Council of Women (NCW) as the national machinery promoting issues relating to women. The role of NCW ceased after the formation of the Ministry of Women in Development, Culture and Youth. In 1993, NAWOU was registered with the NGO Board of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
The Uganda Women’s Network is a Ugandan non-governmental organization working to advance public policy in Uganda on women's rights. It is an umbrella organization of
national women’s NGO’s and individuals, operating in East Africa.