About Us

About Us

Foundation for Integrated Rural Development (FIRD) is a registered Community Based Organization operating in northern Uganda Established in 2005. For over 13 years FIRD has been part of the great human rights grassroots Organizations and is committed to achieving gender equality, addressing Gender Based Violence, promoting sustainable development and human rights for improved quality and livelihood in rural communities in Northern Uganda.

Goal

To transform the lives of the rural community through improved livelihoods, skills development, respect for human rights and ensure active community participation in socio-economic development​

Mission

To improve the quality of life and standards of living of rural communities through research, Advocacy and capacity building.​

Vision

Having empowered communities that drive their social-economic development needs freely

Our Core Values

Non-discrimination for vulnerable people

Equity
and
Equality

Transparency
and Accountability

Innovativeness

partnership building

Our story