Collaborate with the Sugur Development Agency to improve human rights in Uganda through the provision of quality technical and advisory services in areas of human rights, climate change adaptation, gender mainstreaming, good governance and sustainable development.
The Sugur Development Agency (SDA) is a Ugandan youth led non-profit NGO established in 2007 and registered under the Ugandan Non-Governmental Organizations Registration Act 2016. SDA is committed to work for the improvement of human rights in Uganda through the provision of quality technical and advisory services in areas of human rights, climate change adaptation, gender mainstreaming, good governance and sustainable development. Our operational scope is at the national level, focusing on issues and processes that concern human rights across Uganda. We believe change is built on a strong, engaged and well informed citizenry. SDA's work entails acting as an interlocuter of knowledge and information to inform citizens of their rights and also their obligations and responsibilities.
SDA uses five main programs to protect and promote human rights in Uganda:
Specific project outcomes will be customized through communication with NGO partners. Past examples of global projects have included:
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|Length of commitment||Variable|
|Start time||Fall, Spring, Summer|
|Level of collaboration||Variable|
|Who is eligible||All undergraduate students|
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