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

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/

How a community led initiative improved water access in Arua region

https://actogetheruganda959867238.wordpress.com/2021/07/28/together-we-can-do-more/

AWARENESS OF COMMUNITY SAFETY IS A WAY TO NEIGHBORHOODS FREE OF VIOLENCE, CRIME, AND SEXUAL HARASSMENT.

https://actogetheruganda959867238.wordpress.com/2021/07/28/awareness-of-community-safety-is-a-way-to-neighborhoods-free-of-violence-crime-and-sexual-harassment/

MBARARA SANITATION UNIT: A RESPONSE TO THE PUBLIC OUTCRY

https://actogetheruganda959867238.wordpress.com/2021/07/28/nyamityobola-sanitation-unit-mbarara-a-response-to-the-public-outcry/

The untold journey of a community- led water and sanitation project in urban slum of Kanakulya settlement, Makindye Region.

https://actogetheruganda959867238.wordpress.com/2021/07/30/the-untold-journey-of-a-community-led-water-and-sanitation-project-in-urban-slum-of-kanakulya-settlement-makindye-region/

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

The World Bank Visits the Uganda Federation

By Sarita Vengal: From July 5th to July 7th 2011, Martin Onyach-Olaa, Senior Urban Specialist at the World Bank, visited the Uganda Slum Dwellers...

The genesis of community led sanitation in urban settlements: Kampala Central Water and Sanitation

The genesis of community led sanitation in urban settlements: Story by: Ssesazi Herman-KYCTV-Kampala central. July 30, 2021 The year 2002 marked the beginning of assistance to dwellers...

International Women’s Day: Women and the Transformation of Uganda’s Slums

In Uganda there are still many men who think women should not lead. Someone can ask you, ‘You as a woman, you are talking? ...

ACTogether Uganda 2019 Annual Report

ACTogether Uganda 2019 Annual Report 2019

Mbarara Profile Data

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