Amplifying Rural Voices
Rural Focus Initiative – Uganda (RUFI – U) a community based organization located in Nyamwamba division, Kasese municipality, Kasese District, western Uganda is a non-profit, non-denominational, political and non-sectarian organization that was formed in 2011.
Rural focus initiative-Uganda was founded by community welfare minded people with an aim of empowering the community in the fight against poverty, address human rights related abuses and revive positive cultural/traditional norms or values in society, unemployment, Teenage marriages and pregnancies, diseases spread through information and training. The Organization is run by competent staff members under the stewardship of a board of trustees.
A health, empowered and self sustaining community aware of its rights and defend those of children for immediate and long term development.
Empowering rural communities in fighting poverty, disease and defending the rights of young people through information accessibility and training services provision
OUR CORE VALUES
RUFI – (U) seeks to be a competent, accountable, reliable, result-oriented, confidentiality, and committed organization to its vision and mission, with clear and transparent systems, and practices fairness and justice and respect for human dignity while maintaining equality, integrity and good relations.