FSD Program Site: Jinja            Organization Location: Jinja, Uganda
Organization Overview

Organization For Rural Development (ORUDE) works to promote and strengthen rural women’s savings and leading cooperatives through supporting enterprise and rights based development for improved livelihoods. They aim to empower sub-country savings and lending cooperatives (SUSALECOS) to render financial service to their members, empower women groups through generating income and promoting food security, and nurture competent and well-facilitated organization.


ORUDE carries out programs surrounding enhancing economic empowerment and livelihood of rural women. They seek to do this through savings and share mobilization from community groups, training in starting and managing businesses, and training in savings and credit management.