Action for Rural Women’s Empowerment (ARUWE) is a non-profit, non-government organization working with marginalized groups of people, especially rural women and children in Uganda. ARUWE was established in 2003 as a community based organization and later registered as an NGO in 2008 with functional governance structures that include a board of five members, a senior management team and staff.
The National Association of Professional Environmentalists (NAPE) is an action organization committed to sustainable solutions to Uganda's most challenging environmental and economic growth problems. We monitor government actions, conduct research, provide educational materials, develop science-based strategies, organize affected communities, make common cause with other civil society organisations and international organizations, and engage government officials at all levels.
The Uganda Nile Discourse Forum (UNDF) was launched in 2003 to support civil society participation in the developments in the Nile Basin. UNDF aims at promoting dialogue on sustainable and equitable development, peace and mutual understanding on development issues on the Nile Basin. UNDF also aims at achieving various objectives including civil society support and advocacy. In May 2006, the UNDF established its first office at the Uganda Wildlife Society (UWS) and today it is at Mawanda Road in Kampala.
Voluntary Action for Development (VAD) is a non-profit making, non-governmental Organization initiated in May 1996, and registered under the Non-Governmental Organizations Board of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the same year.
VAD works with the rural poor and disadvantaged communities in Wakiso and Amuria districts in Central and North Easern Uganda respectively.