476
No. of Saving groups
6258
No. of Female Savers
2583
No. of Youth Savers
2627
No. of Male Savers

Who we are

ACTogether Uganda was established in 2006 as an independent Ugandan organisation affiliated to the International network of Shack/Slum Dwellers International (SDI). It is registered as an NGO in Uganda and aspires to have fair and inclusive Ugandan cities with united and empowered urban poor communities, who have the capacity to voice, promote and effectively negotiate for their collective interests and priorities.

Our thematic work areas

Building the capacity of the urban poor to improve their livelihoods and increase their access to land, housing and basic services.

Community Data

We strive to avail clear information/data about slums, establish functional settlement data centres

Community savings and Livelihoods

ACTogether continues to promote community savings and improve access to affordable finance for the urban poor

Community advocacy and documentation

A platform for exchanging ideas and participation amongst all stakeholders in the settlement;

Slum Upgrading Capital projects

We strive to improve hygiene and sanitation, land tenure, provision of work spaces/markets and resource centres for skills development.

Quick Facts

Taxi operators at the Northern Bypass stage of Bwaise II have developed measures to help combat crime and abuse.

Passengers used to complain of taxi drivers harassing and mistreating them, according to Kalule Abel, the guide at the Northern bypass stage. “Some criminals...

Dark corridors used to aid crime and violence

Thieves use the darkness to intercept, steal, and kill locals during peak hours of the night. Community members in Tebuyoleka, Bwaise II parish, Kawempe division,...

“A former gang member who now helps other young people become more productive”

Kyeswa Cowell lives in the Bwaise II parish of Kawempe division (Nabukalu zone). According to him, he was a member of the neighbourhood gang...

THE ANSWERED PUBLIC CALL.

https://actogetheruganda959867238.wordpress.com/2021/07/28/the-answered-public-call/

ENHANCING COMMUNITY QUALITY OF LIFE:

https://actogetheruganda959867238.wordpress.com/2021/07/28/community-led-sanitation/

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Networking Slum Dwellers to discuss community issues and coordinate programs and projects

ENHANCING COMMUNITY QUALITY OF LIFE:

https://actogetheruganda959867238.wordpress.com/2021/07/28/community-led-sanitation/

Enterprise Development and Financial Literacy Toolkit

TERMS OF REFERENCE   Assignment Title:                Enterprise Development and Financial Literacy Toolkit  Agency /Project Name: ACTogether Uganda Strengthening capacity for urban migration management and migrants’ livelihood improvement...

Lubaga Profile Data

Lubaga Slum Profile Report

Makindye Profile Data

Makindye Municipality

Community savings tap Community Driven Development Funds in Mbarara Municipality

By Hellen Nyamweru: Communities in Mbarara municipality under the National Slum Dwellers Federation have by far and large benefited from the Community Driven Development Funds in their...

Community Projects in Mbale

Mbale slum dwellers federation a member of the National Slum Dwellers Federation of Uganda, is a movement of organized communities of the urban poor...