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.
This project is funded by TROCAIRE DFID (Department For International Development) under Food and Income Security (Livelihood) Department in FAPAD. The beneficiaries come from various Parishes in three Sub_Counties which are Ngetta, Ogur and Barr Sub_Counties in Lira District in Lango Sub region. The total number of beneficiaries is five hundred and fifty seven (557).They are […]
Molly, a mother of 6 is a 32 year-old resident of Abalodyang parish in Aputu sub county;a hard to reach area near Lake Kwania due to poor roads and its remoteness. Molly’s children are all at primary level of education; two in private schools and three in government schools. The last born is still too […]
Promoting human rights through community empowerment for protection of rights and realization of sustainable livelihoods