Uganda Housing Cooperative Union Vision
A community where each individual has access to a healthy dwelling environment.
Moblisation and Sensitisation
Cooperative members sensitize other communities on the benefits of working together to build decent affordable housing.
Focus groups
Uganda Housing Cooperative Union's focus is on the socio-economically disadvantaged groups within the communities of Uganda.
Ending Poverty
Housing cooperatives conduct businesses that boost member income to support their livelihoods and save for decent shelter. They also engage in urban agriculture projects to increase food security.
UHOCU Legal status
Uganda Housing Cooperative Union is a registered body with of the Ministry of Trade Industry and Cooperatives. It is registered under the Uganda Cooperative Societies Statute 1991 and the Uganda Cooperative Regulations 1992.
Environmentally sustainable and resilient urban development
The use of ISSBs instead of burnt bricks protects the environment by reducing the need for firewood to bake bricks thus saving forests and reducing air pollution.
Housing cooperatives have adopted the use of alternative building materials
They are environmentally friendly and ultimately lower the cost of construction by upto 40%.
Celebration of international women's day 2017 in Buikwe
Members of the Uganda Housing Cooperative Union matching during the women's day celebrations in Buikwe district
A demo unit built by members of Housing cooperatives
(Nabweru, Uganda Builders and Polysack PHCs) during the World Habitat Day celebrations

Welcome To Uganda Housing Cooperative Union

UHOCU is a development organisation. It is a not for profit organisation working towards the right to adequate housing amongst low and middle income earners in Uganda.UHOCU can also be labeled as an organisation that advocates for its membership to have access to adequate housing and therefore with the help of external donors and government designs and implements projects to ensure that this goal is achieved. Uganda Housing Cooperative Union was established in the year 2013...  Read More

UHOCU Projects

Brief About us

54.fw Uganda Housing Cooperative Union was established by a group of 10 primary housing cooperatives which came together in a bid to find access to adequate housing ... Read More››

Brief About Us

  • Our Vision

    A community where each individual has access to a healthy dwelling environment.

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  • Our Mission

    To facilitate access to adequate housing to all individuals in the Ugandan in society through ...
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  • Core programs

  • UHOCU has three core programs that it believes will help in achieving its mission;
    1. Training and community sensitisation
    2. Water, Sanitation and Physical Infrastructure
    3. Lobbying and advocacy

  • Our Partners