As we evolve to meet the Humanitarian and Development challenges of the future, we stand committed to the Principles that guide Community Based: Humanitarian and Development Organizations. Our work will be grounded on Humanitarian Core Standards & National Development Plan of the Republic of Uganda. Essentials emphasizes on Community engagements, involvement and empowerment, functional research and empirical evidence, strengthened by partnerships and focusing on building the capacity of individuals, families and communities to reach their highest potential.

Essentials strategically focuses o the following Core strategic priorities:

Strategic Priorities:

  1. Strategic Partnership for Development Programmes
  2. Communicating with Communities
  3. Strategic Humanitarian Interventions and Disaster Response programs
  4. Organizational Effectiveness

 Strategic Priorities:

  1. Strategic Partnership for Development Programmes
  • Health: Public Health and Energy  Medicine
  • Environmental Preservation and Renewable Energy
  • Sustainable Livelihoods and Food security
  • WASH– WATER SANITATION AND HYGIENE
  • Education
  • Sustainable Livelihoods – SACCO (VSLA), Vocational Skills and Entrepreneurship
  • Institutional and Research Partnerships. Student placements from In and out of Country Universities.

 

  1. Communicating with Communities
    1. Integrated approaches to communicate with Communities
    2. Integrated PSS+S(Sports)
    3. Talent Search and Development
    4. Accountability, Dialogue and Peace Building (ADPb).

 

  1. Strategic Humanitarian Interventions and Disaster Response programs
    1. Humanitarian Logistics and Emergency Shelter Support Services
    2. Humanitarian Commodity Distribution ( Food and None Food Items)
    3. Emergency Preparedness, Humanitarian Response and Rescue
    4. Emergency Response Units/Teams (ERU/Ts)
  2. Organizational Effectiveness
    1. Organizational Effectiveness
    2. BEE HIRE - Approach – BEEs: (Brave, Exceptional & Energetic) Voluntary Emergency Response Teams

Thematic areas

  • WASH, Environmental Preservation and Renewable Energy, Sustainable Livelihoods and Food security
  • Capacity building, Community Mobilization, Communicating with Communities and Peace Building
  • Public Health, Primary Health Care and Emergency Medicine
  • Emergency and Humanitarian Response
  • Education