Welcome to VEDCO
Volunteer Efforts for Development Concerns (VEDCO) Is an Independent, Non-governmental founded in 1986 in response to challenges of poverty, which was a result of the social and economic disruptions caused by military conflicts of 1980-86. VEDCO started as a self-help organization working with other relief organizations operating in Luwero, where there was insecurity as a cause of poverty at the time.There were relief operations then, coupled with the trauma of the war, the people in the area had developed a relief mentality. VEDCO’s goal was therefore developed to improve the living conditions of the population and decided to do this by promoting food security, economic activity for increased household income and strengthen grassroots organizations to advance the interests of the marginalized communities in Uganda
Our Vision: Improved Quality Of Life of Small and Medium Holder Farmers”
Our Mission: To Equitably Empower Small and Medium Holder Farmers for Food Security and Nutrition Security, Agricultural Trade and Organisational Development.
Mukono residents reap from orange potatoes
Since 2012, residents of three sub- counties in Mukono District have reaped big from production of Vitamin A fortified sweet potatoes, commonly known ...
VEDCO partners with Oxfam Uganda to empower Local and National humanitarian actors in Uganda.
VEDCO in partnership with Oxfam Uganda are implementing a three year project that aims at empowering Local and National Humanitarian actors in Uganda ...