Education

Education is a powerful driver of development and one of the strongest instruments for reducing poverty mitigating the pattern of fragility especially for the girl child, raising incomes, promoting economic growth and shared prosperity for improved health, gender equality, peace, and stability. FIRD’s interventions seek to promote access to quality  education for girls and boys […]

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Child Protection

Child protection is used to describe a set of services designed to protect children and young people who are underage and to encourage family stability. These typically include foster care, adoption services, services aimed at supporting at-risk families so they can remain intact, and investigation of alleged child abuse. FIRD’s Interventions seek to protect children, […]

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Gender Based Violence

Gender Based Violence and Development programming Violence against women and girls is one of the prevalent human rights violations in the world and knows no social, economic or national boundaries. Worldwide, an estimated one in three women will experience physical or sexual abuse in her lifetime. Gender-based violence undermines the health, security, dignity and autonomy […]

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Environmental Protection

Environmental protection is a practice of protecting the environment, on individual, organizational or governmental level, for the benefit of the natural environment and (or) humans. Due to the pressures of population and our technology the biophysical environment is being degraded, sometimes permanently.This has been recognized and governments began placing restraints on activities that caused environmental […]

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Livelihoods and Economic Empowerment

Rural Livelihoods are enhanced by through effective participation of women, and men in rural communities to  increase productivity and improve small holder farmer’s livelihoods  and also address the impacts of climate change. FIRD seeks to Improve

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HEALTH

Sexual and reproductive health rights are important for everyone and FIRD seeks to promote sexual Reproductive health and rights of women , girls,  boys and youths in post conflict Northern Uganda by strengthening access to information, community Mobile health services , community sensitization on health rights and responsibilities and  advocating for health care  to promote […]

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Democracy,Governance & Human Rights

Good governance and the advancement of human rights go hand in hand. Good governance and human rights are mutually reinforcing. Human rights principles provide a set of values to guide the work of Governments and other political and social actors. They also provide a set of performance standards against which these actors can be held […]

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