Community Based Services

Community based services strives to attain a goal of “a violent free community of Nebbi in which there is social and gender equity and respect for human rights

The Directorate’s mission is “to improve the socio-economic and cultural conditions of the people through active involvement and participation of the people and partners in a gender sensitive way with emphasis on the disadvantaged and most vulnerable members of the Community”

The strategic objectives of the Directorate include;

  • To strengthen the human resource and operational capacities for effective community mobilization and enablement
  • Tocarry outcommunitysensitization, mobilization and promote participation in development initiatives for improved literacy and household welfare
  • To expand social protection measures to reduce vulnerability and enhance the productivity of the human resource
  • To promote progressive cultural values, norms and practices through increased support to creative arts and relevant awareness creation
  • To promote gender equality, equity and women empowerment through ensuring equitable access to opportunities and participation of both men and women in the development processes
  • To promote acquisition and utilization of literacy skills for improved community well being
  • To promote and enhance the welfare of children
  • To empower the youths with skills for self-reliance and socio-economic progress
  • The improve the welfare and livelihood practices of the elderly
  • To integrate PWDs into the socio-economic life of the community and improve their capacity
  • To improve the wellbeing of PHAs
  • To promote and enhance positive and progressive cultural practices
  • To institutionalize gender responsive planning and budgeting in all public institutions in the district
  • To promote and enhance compliance with relevant laws, policies on occupational health and safety by all public and private sector providers in the district