About us

Who we are

Oruchinga settlement hosts over 10000 refugees who are faced with many challenges among which are food and nutrition insecurity, inadequate life skills, limited access to income generating opportunities, limited access to markets and effects of environmental degradation. Vibrant communities initiative would like to equip the key players in the families, who are the women and girls with life skills that will gear economic empowerment, establish a Vocational training Institute, adult literacy, recycling of waste products, provide startup kits, village saving and loans associations, introduce climate smart agriculture, psycho-social support center.

Our Team

Vibrant Communities Initiative is a consortium of technical women that have a wealth of experience
and expertise from working with both National and International NGOs that provide protection and mixed solutions
for vulnerable communities in Uganda.

Kushemererwa Angella

Executive Director

Odeth Kepondo

Director for Programmes and Fund Raising

Kenyangi Mellon

Director for Network & Resource Development

Sophie Karungi

Director for External Relations and Advocacy


Empower women and girl child through skills development with key emphasis on environmental preservation


An organisation that lobbies and advocates for women empowerment through sustainable management of recycled materials for the conservation of the environment as we create opportunities for employment for the youth