About us

Our Team

Elke Nissen-Honorary Board Member

Mr.Mugisha Ndyakurungi-Chief Executive Director

 

THE DREAM STARTED

The project was established in January 2020 immediately we learnt of the outbreak.

Is a community based initiative operating in Kasese district, western Uganda.

To address the covid-19 pandemic concerns arising in our communities.

Since 2 January 2020, the three levels of WHO (China country office, Regional Office for the Western Pacific and headquarters) have been working together to respond to this outbreak of COVID-19. On 30 January, WHO declared the outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). On 11 March, WHO Director General characterized COVID-19 as a pandemic.

 

Its mission is:

We equip, and mobilize people at local level to take action and prevent the spread of COVID-19

Our vision is

A COVID-19 free community with zero infections.

Philosophy

Together we shall stop Covid-19

Values

  • Honest
  • Integrity
  • Team Spirit
  • Equal opportunity, Equal right ,together we can stand

 

What we do

  • Increasing understanding of the disease:
  • Communicating with the public: on how to protect themselves and others, especially the vulnerable and those at highest risk.
  • Keeping  the general public informed:  Providing updated information on manuals
  • Coordinating our communities to Health Facilities and resources:
  • Helping people prepare: We want to work closely with families to help them prepare for the rapid detection and response to cases and community transmission including sending supplies, coordinating with technical expertise and training