URDT has held a today workshop from 19th to 20th Feb 2019 with the 4 new epicenter managers (EMs) with the aim of Signing a Memorandum of Understanding between URDT and the Sub county counterparts in order to create a Private/Public Partnership (PPP). These Sub Counties include: Kagadi, Kisengwe, Birembo and Ndaiga.

Essentially URDT started with an aim of creating awareness in the communities, that they can create everything they want and not depend on Aid. As one way of achieving this, African Rural University (ARU) was started. ARU trains students for a period of 4 years (3 in classes and 1 year in the field) to become Rural Transformation Specialists (RTS). After graduation, URDT employs these graduates as Epicenter Managers (Ems).  EMs are placed in different Sub Counties and they work closely with the community members through guiding them on how to create visions of the future they want, and in working towards achieving them.





The Uganda Project Film to be shown
on NBS on 3rd June 2019 after the 9 news.
This is a film by Robert Fritz, on the new
direction in world development.

URDT extends Cervical Cancer
Screening services to the called hard
to reach areas in Kagadi District
Ndaiga Sub County.

URDT held a board of
directors and senior management
retreat from 6th – 7th/Feb/2019.

URDT-ARU holds a staff
conference with the aim of
orienting staff on the core
principles of the organization

URDT institute graduates are
championing entrepreneurship in
the communities

Graduates urged to seek
self-employment during
the African Rural University
4th Graduation ceremony

African rural university
Students clean Kagadi town
streets and market in a move
to keep the Town Council clean

Robert Fritz
Trains Over 200 URDT Staff and
Community Leaders on Visionary
Leadership at URDT

URDT Cervical Cancer project Launched
in Kagadi on the 26th January 2018 at URDT

The government of Uganda praises URDT
for transforming the youth and the country

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URDT and ARU Management has held its Staff Conference for 2019
URDT Institute Students during their Welding classes
Institute Hands on
Institute Hands on
View of URDT Campus
Our Campus
Our Campus
Cervical cancer project
Training Cervical cancer nurses
Training Cervical cancer nurses
pupils in their farms
Pupil Managed School Farm
Pupil Managed School Farm
URDT embraces culture
Cultural Asset center
Cultural Asset center
KKCR Acts as a forum for participation and information sharing for rural transformation
Information Sharing by KKC Radio
Information Sharing by KKC Radio
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