In Uganda today, it is worth noting that Land & Environment Defenders (LEDs) face multifaceted layers of challenges and threats including those related to their safety, security and protection, especially while addressing violations arising from development induced evictions and environmental degradation.
Our experience in security and safety matters accrues from professional and personal interest, technical partnerships with security professionals, and networking with civil society. We believe in a continuous learning cycle where both DPI and its partners learn from each other through participatory approaches.
The project will benefit Land & Environment Defenders (LEDs) from the Albertine region and West Nile region in Uganda. Direct beneficiaries will be up to forty (40) Land & Environment Defenders.
Main Activities for this Project
Apply to participate
We are receiving applications from Land & Environment Defenders’ organizations leaders/team-leaders in Albertine & Westnile regions to participate in a capacity building training geared towards the safety & security.
Deadline for receiving applications is 7th October 2021