Uganda has a history of conflict and violence with thousands killed under the rule of Idi Amin and attacks by the rebel group known as the Lord’s Resistance Army.
Bright Hope partners with the local, in-country church to bring Hope to communities in Uganda. By empowering the extreme poor through programs for orphan care, school feeding, microenterprise, church resourcing and leadership development, Bright Hope is moving these communities towards self-sustainability.
In Uganda, Bright Hope and our Allies are currently doing this amazing work:
Received job training
Drinking clean water
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While Uganda has made an effort to reduce the prevalence of HIV/AIDS, it continues to be a serious issue and many children have been orphaned due to this disease. These issues have hindered progress and development in Uganda, and many people in Uganda continue to experience extreme poverty.
of the population does not have access to clean water.
of the children in Uganda are orphans; about 1,000,000 of those children are orphaned due to HIV/AIDS.
of the population lives below the international poverty line of $1.25 a day.
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