District Profile

At independence, Nebbi District located in the North-Western part of Uganda, was part of the then West Nile District until 1974 when it was divided into North Nile, Central Nile and South Nile Districts. South Nile became Nebbi in 1980. Nebbi lies between the latitudes 20 20’ N and 20 40’ N and longitude 310 0’0 E and 310 20’ E….

Message from the District Chairperson

Thank you for your interest in Nebbi District Local Government. It has never been a more exciting time to join us on this website. Nebbi District Local Government as an institution charged with the mandate to provide services to the people of Nebbi; has redefined itself through core values and principles; one of which emphasizes…

Message by the Chief Administrative Officer

I warmly welcome you to this website which should form the platform for information sharing on Nebbi District Local Government. Nebbi District Local Government as any other District is established and derives its mandate from the Constitution of the Republic of Uganda and the Local Government Act (Cap 243). As part of the modernization process…

Functional Adult Literacy (FAL)

Functional Adult Literacy (FAL) aims at improving adult literacy level. Nebbi District currently has 246 FAL centers with 261 Instructors of which 146 are male while 115 are female. The total enrollment stands at 4509 with 1317 male learners and 3192 female.

Social Assistance Grant for Empowerment (SAGE)

Social Assistance Grant for Empowerment (SAGE) is part of the 5-years expending social protection programme (ESP) implemented by the Government of the Republic of Uganda under the Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development. It was piloted in 14 districts across the country namely namely-Apac, Kole, Amudat, Moroto, Nakapiripirit, Napak, Kiboga, Kyankwanzi, Kaberamido, Katakwi, Kyegegwa,…

Farm Income Enhancement and Forest Conservation 2 (FIEFOC 2)

The Farm Income Enhancement and Forest Conservation Project 2 (FIEFOC 2) is the successor project to FIEFOC 1 which was implemented between 2006 and 2012 and funded jointly by the African Development Bank (AfDB) and NDF. FIEFOC 2 targets improvements in farm incomes, rural livelihoods, household food security and climate resilience through expansion of rural…

Nutrition

Nutrition plays an important role in the scio-economic well being of the community. Good nutrition for children under two years and mothers helps in cognitive development, healthy individuals and improved incomes in adulthood. Nebbi District performance on some key nutrition outcome indicators is not good. A UNICEF study indicated stunting among under-5s at 36.6% (2014), Underweight…

Special disability grant

Special Disability Grant is meant to support people with disability (PWDs). The District receives about 30 million per year from the Central Government for sub projects generated by PWD groups. In the financial year 2015/2016, the District supported 19 groups with over 34 million. Since the inception of the programme in 2009/10 close to 190…

Operation wealth creation

Since July 2014, the National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) underwent a national reform that gave birth to Operation Wealth Creation; and as a result the District has two UPDF Officers as District and Constituency/County Coordinators. From the inception a number of inputs have been supplied to the farmers and details as highlighted . Agricultural Inputs…

Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP)

The Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP) is an initiative by the Government of Uganda to not only improve women’s access to financial services but also equip them with skills for enterprise growth, value addition and marketing of their products and services. The women are availed interest-free credit to initiate or strengthen their enterprises. Upon payback, the…

Youth livelihood programme

The Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) is a Rolling Government of Uganda Programme, targeting the poor and unemployed youth in all the Districts in the country. The Programme is implemented under the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development (MGLSD). YLP is a community demand-driven Programme that is implemented with guidance from the Central Government and…