Enhancing grass-roots activism

Our work has inspired and built a new breed of leaders

OUR COMMITMENT

Today, millions of people continue to live in extreme poverty, continue to suffer and die from preventable causes and rights of millions are abused. ICOD Action Network recognizes the importance of all human rights and their interrelatedness.

To achieve lasting change and ensure equity, we need a movement of people collaborating across regions, sectors and generations to tackle challenges and develop solutions. Together, we can create the change need at every level, from communities to global systems, to give all people the chance to leave a healthy and fulfilling life.

With two main Program areas in Southwestern Uganda and a new program area in Northeastern Uganda, ICOD Action Network is creating a movement of grassroots activists creating lasting change in their communities in ICOD Action Network's work extends beyond material support and touches upon the need to empower communities so that they can be able to sustain themselves. Our core values of the ICOD Action Network are deeply rooted in sustainability, human rights, justice, inclusiveness and participation, commitment, accountability and transparency

Hiv/aids Program

HIV/AIDS programming aims at reducing rates of HIV/AIDS prevalence, new infections and effects of opportunistic infections among the victims. The organization provides training in positive living...

chasing the cut

Girls bleed to death or die from infections, hundreds of girls in need of corrective surgery  Uganda. STOP Female Genital Mutilation. Chasing the Cut is a documentary film about Female Genital Mutilation.

ICT FOR FARMERS

ICOD Action Network is implementing  an ICT and information sharing project targeting rural farmers.  Under this project, community groups are taking part in a program at our center that provides instruction in ICT...

Guest article

The solution to Uganda's and East Africa's food security situation good or bad as it now, cannot and shall never be solved by introduction of Genetically Modified seeds production by biotech giant...

why Our model is unique

ICOD Action Network has continued to analyze the human rights deficits in the social, economic and political aspects of the communities and used multidimensional approaches that involved working with and empowering communities to create sustainable responses to their most pressing challenges.  All projects are based on universally acceptable principles of accountability, participation, universality, equality and indivisibility.

We believe that lasting solutions to every challenge are those developed from within communities. READ MORE

Founded as Integrated Community Efforts for Development(ICOD) in February 2008, ICOD Action Network's work extends beyond material support and touches upon the need to empower communities so that they can be able to sustain themselves ICOD Action Network has continued to inspire individuals in Uganda's to find innovative and sustainable local solutions to end extreme poverty, hunger and diseases. With two main Program areas in Southwestern Uganda and Northeastern Uganda, ICOD Action Network is creating a movement of grassroots activists creating lasting change in their communities.

Our Philosophy

ICOD Action Network is committed to working in an open and responsible way that builds trust and respect of all our stakeholders. ICOD Action Network is committed to high quality programming and seeks to work with affected communities and populations in the best way possible.

The core values of the ICOD Action Network are deeply rooted in sustainability, human rights, justice, inclusiveness and participation, commitment, accountability and transparency. Resources and responsibilities for decision–making are used in ways that are mutually transparent and answerable to all stakeholders. READ MORE

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