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Alliance For Development (AFODE)

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PURPOSE:  A strengthened and enlightened society advocating for equal opportunities and self-reliance

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250 Members

Traditions: Buddhist, Islam, Christian Catholic , Christian Pentecostal  See All

Action Area: Indigenous Peoples, Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation, Policy Advocacy, Women

Region: Africa

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AFODE was formed in 2006 by two retired teachers living with HIV/AIDS and who had survived domestic violence in order to bring the community together and raise awareness of the daily struggles for women’s rights. Their district, Kasese, is in an area with a Bakonzo tribe majority, but is comprised of over ten different tribes with different religions of Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Bisaka (indigenous), Christianity (Anglicans, Catholics, Pentecostals, Seventh Day Adventists), Tabliqs, and non-believers. AFODE’s scope of work covers human rights and good governance, environmental conservation and management, and economic empowerment. 

VALUE: Transparency and accountability, gender sensitivity and cultural diversity promotion.

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Contact:
Mr. Charles Masumbuko

Address:
20 kms off Kasese town on highway of Kasese-DRC boarder Kampala
Kasese
Uganda

Phone:
(256) 772 887949

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