STRENGTHENING COOPERATIVE HOUSING PROJECT (SCOHP) 2014-2017

The  Strengthening Cooperative Housing project (SCOHP) started in January 2014 and was designed to strengthen housing cooperative organizations in Uganda, with special emphasis on the newly formed Uganda Housing Cooperative Union (UHOCU).Through enhancing their capacity to support on a sustainable basis their membership in order to cause expected change in the livelihoods of the members of the PHCs. […]

PROMOTING EQUALITY AND CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT IN HOUSING COOPERATIVES PROJECT(PECH-HC) 2018-2022: WE EFFECT

Equality in access and control of resources relating to land and finance is key in achieving adequate housing. The Promoting Equality and Capacity Development in Housing CooperativesProject (PECH-HC) is a We Effect 5 years project running from 2018 to 2021. The project will focus on achieving equality first by empowering women and young people to access their […]

PARTICIPATORY HOUSING APPROACHES TOWARDS IMPROVED INFORMAL (PHATIS) 2016: SHELTER AND SETTLEMENTS ALTERNATIVES PROJECT

The Participatory Housing Approaches Towards Improved Informal Settlements (PHATIS). Comic Relief Project was one of the four cities’ initiatives to transform Informal settlements. The initiative was implemented through project partnerships. The PHATIS project was implemented by a partnership consisting; SSA:UHSNET(Grant holder), UHOCU(Implementing partner) and UCA (Implementing partner). The project focused on empowering slum communities to enhance their […]

URBAN FARMING

Urban Farming by Food tower Understanding the role that urban farmers play in our food systems is key to envisioning what a vibrant, abundant future can look like. There are a number of ways urban farms has contributed to the improved health and economy of their communities in urban areas. Below are some of them benefits. […]

PLANTING AND SELLING SEASONAL CROPS.

Planting and selling seasonal crops. Apart from urban farming, Housing Cooperatives in the rural areas have been able to practice commercial farming in view to save for housing.In commercial Farming crops are grown and animals are reared for sale in the market, that is, for commercial purposes. In Commercial Farming: The area cultivated and the amount of capital invested is […]

TIE -DYE DRESSES AND SHOPPING BAGS

Tie -dye dresses and shopping bags The process of tie–dye typically consists of folding, twisting, pleating, or crumpling fabric or a garment and binding with string or rubber bands, followed by application of dye. Tie and Dye products like hand crafts are equally important in terms of economic development. As an income Generating activity PHCS members have been able […]

MICRO REINFORCED ROOFING TILES

Uganda Housing Cooperative Union Limited works with communities which have no or inadequate access to affordable housing. Currently UHOCU has members from the Districts of; Kampala, Mukono, Wakiso, Buikwe, Luwero, Mbale Tororo, Gulu and Bundibugyo.

Housing cooperatives conduct businesses that boost member income to support their livelihoods and save for decent shelter.

Contact

Plot 3936, Kisaasi, along Kisaasi - Kyanja road

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