Our Background

Community Empowerment and Rehabilitation Initiative for Development (CERID) was formed in Koboko District West Nile Sub-region of Northern Uganda in 2017 and legally registered with the Uganda National NGO Bureau to operate country wide. CERID is committed to working with disadvantaged community and improving capacities for improved Community Health; Livelihoods; Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and Environment for increased access to socio-economic services for effective and sustainable poverty eradication.

Who we are

Community Empowerment and Rehabilitation Initiative for Development (CERID) is a non-for-profit organization that was found in 2017 and registered with the Uganda National NGO Bureau File No. MIA/NB/2017/05/2598, Reg No. 2913 and permit No. 3552. As a local initiative CERID was formed to focus on the most vulnerable groups in the society especially the Women and Youth. CERID is a community centered organization that is committed to working with disadvantaged communities to pursue her goals and objectives of rural-urban communities in areas of Community Health; Livelihoods; Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH); and Environment for increased access to socio-economic services for effective and sustainable poverty eradication.

Our Vision

“A Society that Unites, Transforms and Develops the Communities’’

Our Mission

“Promoting and empowering the communities for self reliance and sustainable Development.”

Core Values

The values of CERID can be summarized in the acronym “TEACHERS’’ standing for:
  • T – Team Spirit and Transparency.
  • E – Excellency.
  • A – Accountability.
  • C – Care full.
  • H – Honesty.
  • E – Efficiency.
  • R – Respect.
  • – Services.

Our Team

They All Joined Us!

Meet all the staff at CERID

Wayi Isaac

Executive Director

Tabani David

Finance & Admin

Apayi Salila

Program officer community empowerment

Govule Peter

Environment officer

Passi Beatrice

Community Health/WASH Officer

Data Patrick

Para Social Worker

Pita Simon

Para Social Worker

Amaniru Jovia

GBV & Protection Officer

Anguyo Swaib

CBT Lobule S/C.

Amuki Timonthy

Para social Worker

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