Our Impact

2009-2019: 10 Years of Transforming Lives
We have provided leadership in our community and utilized national and global spaces to engage and contribute to working out relevant solutions to some of the most critical issues affecting the youth, girls and women. From providing shelter over the heads of helpless orphans to making a widow’s heart, here are our 10 milestones in 10 years.
The COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund

At the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in Uganda in March 2020 and the consequent country lockdown, we set up a COVID-19 Emergency Relief Assistance Fund for households most affected by the lockdown in Kampala .../Read More.

The Brian Mutebi Dream Scholarship Fund

While successful scholarships schemes in Africa and indeed around the world are founded by wealthy individuals, Brian Mutebi was an ordinary youthful Ugandan who only had but a dream. Convinced that education is .../Read More.

Built a House for Orphans

We fundraised and built a house for helpless orphans. Livingstone Ssempebwa and Francis Ssekatawa had been abandoned by their father after the death of their mother. She was pregnant and her husband battered her, .../Read More.

HerWallet

In 2017, we launched HerWallet, a social business enterprise providing microloans to urban poor women. The women call themselves “Widows of the living” because they are married but to absent husbands and thus the .../Read More.

The Girls Not Brides Uganda Partnership

In 2016, we joined Girls Not Brides Uganda (GNBU), the Ugandan Partnership to End Child Marriage. GNBU has membership of over 100 Civil Society Organizations maximizing synergies with the core objective of bringing .../Read More.

AU-EU Youth Plug-In Initiative

In 2017, we were one of the youth organisations in Africa that took part in the 4th AU-EU Youth Summit in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, that developed the Abidjan Youth Declaration and the consequent AU-EU Youth Plug-In .../Read More.

French-African Young Leaders Program

We participated in the French-African Young Leaders Program contributing to the emergence of the “next generation” of Franco-African leaders, who will be able, by their values and means of action, to meet the .../Read More.

The Girls Flourish Initiative

In 2019, EDOU was one of the three principal promoters of Girls Flourish (GF), a non-profit that worked with UN Women Uganda and Ministries of Gender and Education to developed, implement top-of-the-mind awareness .../Read More.

Reproductive and Maternal Health Advocacy

We have leveraged the power of storytelling to advocate for access to affordable reproductive and maternal health services for low income persons. This is especially for women in remote and hard-to-reach areas as .../Read More.

Unmasking the ghost of GBV among refugees

In 2019, we undertook a study and published the report “Unmasking the ghost of GBV among refugee girls and women” that documented forms of Gender Based Violence (GBV) among South Sudan refugee girls and women in .../Read More.

Access to Clean and Safe Water

In Kyankwanzi district, a rural district located 150km away from Kampala, lying in Uganda’s dry Cattle Corridor, accelerated climate changes characterized by unpredictable rainfall patterns resulted in water stress .../Read More.

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Get Involved; Be our Partner

We aim at acquiring partners in individuals and institutions to share into our Dream of transforming lives by providing access to education to those who otherwise have no hope of attaining an education, and deepening our social action in Uganda. Our areas of work are: Access to education and influencing education policy in Uganda, Sexual and Gender Based Violence Prevention, Maternal and Reproductive Health Advocacy and Youth and Women Empowerment. A Partner is he who donates to our work. An Ambassador shares this cause with people in their networks and encourages them to support us. Ambassadors provide that vital link connecting willing hearts to the area of practical need. We seek Partners and Ambassadors in 24 strategic countries of Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, UK and the U.S.
 
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Account Name: Education & Development Opportunity – Uganda
Account No. 02032160000
Sort Code: 13 02 47
Swift code: AFRIUGKA
Bank: Bank of Africa Uganda Limited
Branch: Equatoria .

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Contact Us

Nansana LC1 East II Kitawuluzi Zone,
Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District

P.O Box 2560, Kampala, Uganda

Tel: +256701378219 / +256782378219
Email: hello@edouganda.org

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