VAD focuses on increasing rural incomes and livelihoods and improving household food and nutrition security


Uganda registered improvement in key health indicators: life expectancy from 45 years in 2003 to 52 years in 2008 and 54.5 years in 2013, Maternal mortality ratio 435 to 325 per 100,000 live births in 2006 and 2011, infant mortality rate 76 to 63 per 1,000 births in 2006 and 2011.


VAD’s interventions have been geared towards improving pupil to classroom ratio and  Pupil/toilet ratio (for schools).