About UPA
Uganda Pioneers' Association (UPA) is a voluntary non-governmental organisation registered with the National NGO Board (ref. S5914/114). UPA aims atpromoting community based development,intercultural co-operation and youth participation through voluntary work
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Uganda Pioneers Association,
8 miles Hoima Road, Ocheing Zone
Nansana, Wakiso District - Uganda
P.O.Box 25973 Kampala,Uganda

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Welcome to Uganda Pioneers Association

Uganda Pioneers Association (UPA) is a youth voluntary non- governmental organisation (NGO) with its head office located in Ochieng B Zone of Nansana Municipality. Registered with the NGO board in 1989, UPA offers youth with opportunities to contribute to community projects through work camps and international volunteer exchanges

UPA in Video

Meet Claire, our volunteer coordinator who is telling about her job with UPA and the benefits of working for UPA

Meet our finish volunteer Tia, who stayed with us for 3 month and is sharing her experience

We are part of the Global Action for Gender Awareness project

We successfully trained our youth to promote gender equality and empower young woman


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Successful SUD HAV 1 dissemination activity

Partners and branches benefit from UPAs engagement with international partners of the European Commission


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UPA Annual general & strategic planning meeting

We are ready to go! During the annual meeting, we set the course for 2024


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Volunteer in UGANDA - The Pearl of Africa

Together we shape the future!


Visit Our Nationwide Branches


FAQs

 

Can I stay at your guesthouse?

You can stay at our guesthouse even if you are not volunteering with one of our organisations. For availability and prices, please get in touch with us.

How to become a UPA Member?

You can apply to join through any of our 8 Branches. Contact the Branches directly for more info

What is STV?


Do yo want to be part of us?

 

You want to volunteer with UPA, contribute to changing the world into a better place and start your lifetime adventure? Contact us! As an international volunteer you can participate in short term (STV), mid- and longterm (MLTV) volunteer exchange programs. Information about the themes, locations, activities, and dates is available at the website or on request.

You want to be a local volunteer and engage withing community projects? Membership is open to anyone above 16 years of age agreeing to the aims and objectives of the association. Simply fill in a membership application form and pay your membership fees. Contact the Secretariat or branches for details

UPA in numbers

Below are some facts & figures about UPA

 

  • 8 Branches
  • 180 Projects
  • 103 Volunteers
  • 20 Interntl. Partners
  • 50 Local Partners
  • 30 Years Experience
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About UPA

Uganda Pioneers' Association (UPA) is a voluntary non-governmental organisation registered with the National NGO Board (ref. S5914/114). UPA aims atpromoting community based development,intercultural co-operation and youth participation through voluntary work. 


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Contact Info

Uganda Pioneers Association,

8 miles Hoima Road, Ocheing Zone

Nansana, Wakiso District - Uganda

 

  •   P.O.Box 25973 Kampala,Uganda
  • +256 785 601 220 / +256 782 335 322
  • info@ugandapioneers.org