Gender Based Violence
50% of Women have experienced physical or sexual violence from an intimate partner in Uganda.
HIV and AIDS
1.6 Million Ugandans live with HIV.
Clean Water and Sanitation
22 Million people lack access to clean water.
While 35 Million People lack access to improved sanitation.
Elderly and Disabled
People with disabilities and the elderly are particularly vulnerable, due to their dependence on other people for survival.
Yet 50% of Uganda's orphaned children live with an elderly relative.
40% of Girls are Married Under the age of 18. Some, as young as 12 years old.
90% of Children have experienced physical abuse in school.
73% of the total population of Uganda lives on less than $3.20 per day.
19.7% (7,683,000 people) of Uganda's population lives below the poverty line of $1.90 per day.
70.9 Million Displaced People around the world
Uganda hosts 1.4 Million refugees.
109,920 Refugees live in Nakivale Refugee Resettlement.
60% of refugees are children.
Orphans and Child Headed Households
1.5 Million Children living as orphans in Uganda
71,575 children are living in child-headed households
2,389,358 children are living with an elderly relative.