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The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) UGANDA is a humanitarian organization of the Seventh-day Adventist Church that demonstrates God’s love and compassion.

ADRA UGANDA is a professional, learning and efficient network that embodies integrity and transparency.   ADRA reaches across boundaries, empowering and speaking out for the at-risk and forgotten, to achieve measurable, documented, and durable changes in lives and society.

ADRA (Adventist Development and Relief Agency) Uganda was registered in 1987 as a local development and humanitarian agency with the government in Uganda.  The organization has been actively implementing Programs in Education, Livelihood/Food Security, Economic Development, Primary Health-HIV/AIDS, Water and Sanitation, Humanitarian Aid and Disaster and Emergency Responses.  Food Security and Livelihoods, Education, and Disaster Relief / Resilience Building are at present ADRA Uganda’s largest portfolios.

ADRA Uganda is part of the ADRA Network which has a presence in approximately 125 countries worldwide and helps people without regard to age, ethnicity, race, political or religious association.  The purpose for which ADRA exists is to support vulnerable individual and communities in development support and disaster relief.