Where We Work

Although the impact of SOWIPA’s has national and international dimensions, our geographical area of operation is defined as 10 districts of South West Uganda. These districts include: Ntungamo, Mbarara, Greater Bushenyi, Kiruhura, Isingiro, Ibanda, Kabale, Kisoro, Kanungu and Rukungiri.

Work Gallery

Ntungamo District Education Officer responding to citizens on one of the citizens parliament in the district One of the Community Meetings to disseminate the scorecard results in Ntungamo District One of coordinators' meeting organized by one of our partners. SOWIPA Team with community champions on un completed health center in Rugarama Sub county Ntungamo District Some of SOWIPA community mobilisers A civic education clinic in Kibatsi sub county

About Us

South western institute for policy and advocacy - SOWIPA is a non-profit policy research and Advocacy organization registered in Uganda as a Non- Governmental Organization (NGO). SOWIPA was established in 2007 and completed registration in 2008. Operating in 10 districts of South Western Uganda, SOWIPA is the only local NGO that combines evidence based research with policy advocacy and policy monitoring to address issues of poverty, economic growth and good governance. Our theory of change is that if strong professional and evidence – based non-profit organizations are established and based in Uganda’s rural areas, this will build a powerful constituency able to demand for pro-people policy change and better governance.

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Contact Information

Address : South Western Institute for Policy and Advocacy (SOWIPA)
Plot 35A, Mbarara-Kabale Road
NtungamoTown,
P.O Box, 191, Ntungamo-Uganda. ,
Phone : +256 312515324 / +256 772864224,
Email : sowipa_ug@yahoo.com,
Website : http://sowipa-u.pirengo.org