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development

We are leveraging culture to improve the quality of life of children, youth and women by engineering, employing and sharing the powerful innovative methods for development … and we’re making strides.
Our Royal Founder Explains

Nnabagereka

Development Foundation

Aspires to have a society that has embraced Obuntubulamu as a human capital asset.

Through leveraging culture in our programming, we aim to improve the quality of life of children, youth and women with a vision of having an equitable, inclusive and peaceful world grounded in human virtues.

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We give our time, our minds, and our hearts to leverage culture so we improve the quality of life of children, youth and women in Uganda and around the world.

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Our approach

We draw on positive cultural values and balance them with contemporary ones. This mixture of tradition and modernity is what we apply to address challenges.

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While making a difference is our immediate ambition, our vision goes well beyond. We envision An equitable, inclusive and peaceful world grounded in human virtues.

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How we work

“Obuntubulamu is at the heart of our work, it is a litmus test of our contribution to society”

Andrew Adrian Mukiibi,
Foundation Manager NDF

What our partners say about us

Our work wouldn’t be possible without the support of our partners. We thus care about their opinions, comments and feedback: actually, they provide very important testimonials of our organisation and of the work we do everyday. What they say and think about us represents the right spur to improve, grow and achieve our goals

“I commend the Nnabagereka for her efforts to support women and promoting culture in the kingdom. No country can easily develop when women are left behind, because they are the majority.”

Cherie Booth Blair
Cherie Booth Blair
FOUNDER, CHERIE BLAIR FOUNDATION & WIFE OF FORMER BRITISH PM TONY BLAIR

“Traditional leaders have a great role to play in promotion of democracy, justice and freedom of expression because their subjects hold a lot of respect for them”

Martin Agrebu
Martin Agrebu
VICE PRESIDENT, FORD FOUNDATION

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and women in Uganda and around the world

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