Facilitation for Peace and Development (FAPAD)
is a voluntary Non Governmental Organization founded in 2000 and launched operations in 2004. Inspired by the urge to protect women and children at the peak of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) insurgency in Lango sub-region in Northern Uganda, FAPAD was founded to tackle the silent issues regarding property rights for women and children, specifically widows and orphans who were facing several abuses including denial of land, housing and other properties after the death of their beloved husbands and fathers. With the government of Uganda and other development partners paying critical attention to security, relief and emergency responses, other dimensions of the conflict in regard to human rights received little attention and FAPAD was founded and organized to intervene.
The Magistrate Grade 1 Court in Lira yesterday 27th November 2014 adjourned to 14th January 2014 hearing of a case in which National Resistance Movement (NRM) party leaders Opio Moses, Akite Janet and Agwa Moses are accusing Mr. Odur Jonathan, FAPAD Deputy Executive Director of inciting violence and causing aggravated harm on them. Mr. Odur […]
FAPAD and CARE International starts partnership. We are pleased to announce a new partnership with CARE International in Uganda to support our interventions in two areas of Livelihoods and Disaster Risk Reduction. The partnership will run under the Agri Skills for You (AS4Y) and Partner for Resilience (PRF) program. The AS4Y runs from September 2013 […]
Promoting human rights through community empowerment for protection of rights and realization of sustainable livelihoods