We value:

Transparency | Accountability | Fairness | Equality | Teamwork

We intend to:

  • strengthen the capacity of CSOs to deliver quality services to their targeted communities in Uganda in a sustainable manner.
  • improve CSOs engagement with Government at local and national level.
  • promote credibility and legitimacy of CSOs to engage in development programmes.
  • strengthen the institutional capacity of the forum to fulfill its mandate.
  • promote gender equity, sustainable environment management, HIV/AIDS reduction and human rights protection.

Our Program Areas

What We Do

Advocacy for accountability and good governance,
Partnership and Collaborations,
Membership and Capacity Development,
Citizens’ mobilization and participation

MISSION & VISION

A vibrant, democratic, gender balanced and prosperous society

Promote Good Governance, Gender sensitivity and poverty reduction in Uganda through capacity building and advocacy.

What We Accomplish

Our Projects

 LNF is carrying out the following projects

Strengthening Accountability and Governance through inclusive Community Voice and Empowerment (SAVE), Community Accountability Platform (CAP), Community Empowerment for Good Governance (CEGG), The Support Programme for Advocacy Networks (SPAN), Social Accountability and Community Monitoring (SACM), Community Health Advocacy Network (CHAIN), Membership

Strengthening Accountability and governance through inclusive Community Voice and Empowerment (SAVE)

In Citizen Mobilization And Participation Program

Goal:

To enhance Citizens civic competence and increase their involvement and participation in service delivery planning, budgeting and monitoring

SAVE Project builds on the ended project called Citizen Accountability Project CAP. The purpose of the project is “ To build an informed and Vibrant Civil Society and Citizenry working with accountable and responsible leadership in Lango sub-region”. This project further seeks to promote citizen mobilization, engagement to strengthen local structures and capacities to improve social services. The project will also set a strong CSO structure for higher level advocacy that will hold duty bearers accountable to their citizens.

Citizen Accountability Project (CAP)

In Citizen Mobilization And Participation Program

Goal:

To build an informed and Vibrant Civil Society and citizenry working with accountable and responsible leadership in Lango Sub-region.

Objectives

  • To strengthen service delivery accountability systems and structures to ensure effective and efficient services to the citizens in Health, Education, Roads and Production sectors.
  • Improve implementation performance of development programmes and projects in the areas of Health, Education, Roads and Production and community driven programmes through increased participation and ownership by citizens in the decision-making processes.
  • Coordinate the activities of the Regional Advocacy Network (RAN) North (Lango, Acholi and West Nile)
  • Empowerment of the service users through participation in community development programmes targeting communities in post war reconstruction of Lango sub-region.
  • To improve the efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability of interventions through community-based interventions for a responsive local government leadership and good governance in Lira, Otuke, Alebtong, Amolatar, Dokolo

Community Empowerment for good governance (CEGG)

In Citizen Mobilization And Participation Program

Goal:

To strengthen the capacity of citizens and communities in Lira and Amolatar districts to participate in local governance and accountability processes

Objectives

  • To strengthen the participation of youth in local governance systems and structures for effective and efficient services delivery to the citizens in the sectors of Health, Roads and Production.
  • Improve implementation performance of development programmes and projects in the areas of Health, Roads and Production and community driven programmes through increased participation and ownership by the citizens in the decision-making processes
  • To build the institutional capacity of four local youth associations in Lira and the fishing group in Amolatar districts on local governance, participation and accountability in Lira, Otuke, Alebtong, Amolatar, Dokolo

Social Accountability and community monitoring (SACM)

In Citizen Mobilization And Participation Program

Goal:

To strengthen the capacity of social accountability committee under NUSAF 2 to monitor government programs

Objectives

  • To mobilize communities pre identified under NUSAF 2 , beneficiaries and social accountability committees to participate in the governance and accountability of the sub projects
  • Strengthen capacity of the social accountability committees through mentoring and training to  Monitor and participate in Government development programs

Community Responsibility to enhance Transparency and All (CRETA)

In Citizen Mobilization And Participation Program

Goal:

To strengthen the capacity of social accountability committee under NUSAF 2 to monitor government programs

Objective

To build the capacity of community monitoring groups (CMGs) in enhancing community responsibility, transparency and accountability in the implementation of the NUSAF III sub project and other government programs.

Otuke District

CAP Project

Dokolo District

CAP Project

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