Buliisa Initiative for Rural Development Organisation (BIRUDO)

Buliisa, Uganda
Joined November 2016
Presence in: Uganda
Focus: Education, Environmental Justice, Health, Housing Rights & Informal Settlements, Livelihoods, Other

Birudo is local non-governmental organisation started in 2006 based in Buliisa district with a vision of self-sustaining and empowered vibrant community living free from poverty, ignorance and diseases. The mission is to improve the livelihoods of the local communities through information sharing, sensitization, advocacy and networking for sustainable development.

Birudo Five Focus Areas:
1. Environment and Natural Resources Management
2.Community Economic Empowerement and Development
3. Health and Sanitation Management
4. Education and Career Guidance
5. Research and Development

BIRUDO promotes all the above in the center of oil and gas activities in Albertine Graben in Uganda.