ETC @ GDPU provides capacity building through Gulu Disabled Persons Union, so that these young businesses can become more profitable, resilient and sustainable; improving the livelihoods of the group members, their families and their community.
For much more about ETC @ GDPU and the background to it, please look at the Information Pages opposite.
The ETC @ GDPU project started in Gulu in May 2017 and has been privately funded during the pilot and subsequent phases. Other forms of funding are now being sought for a more substantive programme. Individual donations are particularly welcome, if you are interested please visit the Donations page..
Enhancing The Capacity of Persons With Disability (ETC of PWD) was registered as a UK charity in June 2018, it is the body that oversees the ETC@GDPU project. Please follow the link above or visit the information page to find out more.
* Between 2013 and 2016, the Youth Development Programme (funded by The Department for International Development and delivered by Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO) gave vocational training and post training support to vulnerable youth in Northern Uganda, helping them into employment or to set up a small business.