About Us

BACKGROUND

Fraternity Luweero Integrated Rural Initiatives (FLIRI) is a Community Based Organisation (CBO) registered with Luwero District Administration Community Services department since 2015. It was created in response to the socio-economic challenges of the community.

Since its inception, FLIRI has contributed to the provision of means of transport in order to promote sustainable livelihood and development. FLIRI has also contributed to the mobilization of Youths and adolescents and further offered, counseling, awareness trainings, on HIV/AIDs prevention. FLIRI has been receiving its funding from MILDMAY Uganda and Kasana-Luweero Diocese.

Its offices are located at Kasana-Luweero Diocese in Luweero Town Council 49 km along Kampala-Gulu Highway. And organisation operates in the districts of Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola.

 

MISSION:

The mission of the organization is to promote the Socio-economic status of the Community

VISION:

 The vision of the organization is to have a Social, political and economically developed community.

 

OBJECTIVES:

FLIRI envisages a reduction in poverty levels, Illiteracy, Gender inequality, HIV/AIDS and other related illnesses. And to realize this, FLIRI embraces the following objectives:

 

  • To contribute to poverty reduction in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts communities.
  • To contribute to an increase of safe water points in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts.
  • To contribute to the development of vocational skills among Youths and women in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts.
  • To promote home improvement programs among rural communities in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts.
  • To contribute to environmental conservation techniques in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts.
  • To offer psycho-social support to persons in distressing situations.
  • To contribute to promotion of sustainable livelihood development among families in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts.
  • To contribute to the protection of people’s rights and promotion of lives of elderly persons in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts.
  • To contribute to the increased awareness of HIV/AIDS and Malaria in Luweero, Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts.