What we do
Our Strategic Focus Areas (SFAs):
RUFI – (U) strategically implement activities under the following thematic areas in line with policies of the Republic of Uganda. We are involved in both emergency and development programs. In emergency we focus on human rights abuse and child protection for vulnerable communities while our long term strategic priorities (5SFAs)that supports emergencies and Development programs in Uganda are below;
SFA1 Vocational Skills & Entrepreneurship training;
Result 1: Improved community livelihoods and reduced poverty levels among the youth, young mothers & fathers and other vulnerable populations through provision of vocational & Entrepreneurship trainings, establishment of a well equipped and reliable vocational skills training centre for sustained and strengthened economic transformation and development.
SFA2 Promoting Education;
Result 2: Improved and provide information to teachers, parents and children on the benefits of educating children and its general role in community development through career guidance in schools, radio talk shows and in community meetings and gatherings.
SFA 3: Children Protection & Human Rights;
Result 3: Increasing community participation and involvement to promoting human rights awareness and defend children rights such as rights to education services, health, food, and increase access to quality welfare of both children and adolescents, particularly those affected by domestic violence, early child marriage, HIV/AIDs and other community conflicts.
RUFI – (U) provides a platform for engagement of government law enforcement departments such as Police, local judiciary courts through community sensitization, reporting children abuse cases such as; defilement, child lobour, rape in rural communities for investigation and action.
SFA 4 Livelihood and community empowerment;
Result 4: Improved community livelihoods and reduced poverty levels among rural, under served and vulnerable to disaster communities through provision of basic agricultural information, inputs and tools, geared towards a sustained and strengthened economic transformation and development.
RUFI – (U) is actively involved in enhancing health programs in the Communities by Creating awareness and advocacy in the communities to take lead in accessing health services during the, HIV/AIDs training and awareness creation in the communities through community meetings and radio talk shows.