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 is currently bordered to the North by Arua District, Zombo to the west, Pakwach…

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 140 FAL centers with 178 Instructors. The total enrollment stands at 3,363 with 967 male learners and 2396 female.

Social Assistance Grant for Empowerment (SAGE)

Social Assistance Grant for Empowerment (SAGE) is part of the Social Protection Programme (ESP) implemented by the Government of the Republic of Uganda under the Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development. SAGE Programme under the Senior Citizens Grant (SCG) is currently being implemented in all the 15 Lower Local Governments of Nebbi and Pakwach…

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 disabilities (PWDs). Special Disability Grant is meant empower people with disabilities. Since the inception of the programme in FY 2011/12, 79 projects have been funded to the tune of 190,799,000. The project has benefited 1584 PWDs out which 890 are female and 694 are male. The…

Operation wealth creation

The National Agricultural Advisory Services (NAADS) since July 2014 underwent a national reform that gave birth to Operational Wealth Creation (OWC). From the inception agricultural inputs worth UGSX 5,369,643,776 has been supplied to the district that cover both the current district of Pakwach and Nebbi. The inputs supplied included beans, rice, maize, cassava stems, mango…

Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP)

The Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP) is an initiative by the Government of the Republic Uganda to improve women’s access to financial services, equip them with the skills for enterprise growth, value addition and marketing of their products and services. The women are availed with interest-free revolving credit to initiate or strengthen their enterprises. 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…

Northern Uganda Social Action Fund (NUSAF 3)

The Northern Uganda Social Action Fund (NUSAF) 3 project is an affirmative action to promote equalization of disparities in poverty level and inclusion of the poor and vulnerable in the district. From the inception in the financial year 2016/2017, 10 Sub-projects worth 414 million have been funded with eight (8) in Erussi and two (2)…