Uganda

Uganda

Situated in East-Central Africa, Uganda is home to the tallest mountain range in Africa-- the source that feeds the world’s longest river and the continent’s largest lake.

6701 of approximately 3,7152 Catholic Sisters in Uganda have been served by ASEC programs.

CAPITAL
Kampala
POPULATION
≈39.6 million
TOTAL SERVED
6701
ALUM FUNDS RAISED
≈$1.9 million

Pictured Above: The source of the famous Nile River, Lake Victoria rests between three countries of Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Lake Victoria covers an approximate 68,8002 kilometers (42,7502 miles)

1Total participants served; some Sisters may have been served by more than 1 program.
22017 Statistical Yearbook of the Church, Libreria Editrice Vaticana

LESOTHO ZAMBIA MALAWI TANZANIA KENYA UGANDA SOUTH SUDAN CAMEROON NIGERIA GHANA GHANA NIGERIA CAMEROON SOUTH SUDAN UGANDA KENYA TANZANIA ZAMBIA MALAWI LESOTHO

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Uganda Country Report by ASEC

Complete Country Report

Download the Uganda Country Report (PDF) for statistics about students and alumnae of ASEC's programs.

Sisters impact in Uganda
SLDIHESA

There's been a 3.7% increase in the number of women religious in Uganda from 2012 to 2018.

ASEC works with congregations registered with the The Association of Religious in Uganda (ARU).

Sisters Leadership Development Initiative (SLDI) in Uganda

SLDI has been working in Uganda since 2007.

ASEC has served 462 Catholic sisters from Uganda through the SLDI program.

SLDI Partners of Uganda

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Higher Education for Sisters in Africa (HESA) in Uganda

HESA has been working in Uganda since 2013.

ASEC is supporting 2083 Catholic sisters in Uganda to study for degrees and diplomas through the HESA program.

HESA Partners of Uganda

3HESA total served is reported by the country of the institution where the sister is studying. Some sisters travel to a different country to attend specialized programs of study.

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