Development DepartmentCOU-TEDDO is the development arm of the two Church of Uganda Dioceses of Kumi and Soroti. It came into being trough a MoU between the two Dioceses in 2003 and operates in all the eight districts in the Teso Sub region (Amuria, Bukedea, Kaberamaido, Katakwi, Serere, Ngora, Kumi and Soroti). The organization’s overall goal is to empower the communities in Teso to manage disasters, harness natural resources, promote good governance and conflicts transformation for sustainable development in the region.

A prosperous and secure Teso with self-reliant communities”

“To promote sustainable development and to empower communities in Teso through participatory and integrated approaches.”

Core Values

  • A caring attitude
  •  Respect for Human Kind
  • Equity, Tolerance and Social Justice
  • Peace, Justice and Human Rights
  • Trust, Honesty, Accountability and Transparency
  • Constructive Mutual Partnerships and relationships with Partners

Programme Areas
The main programmes are aimed at attaining the overall organizational goal and objectives a defined in the 2010-2014 Strategic Plan (SP). Under the SP five programmes areas were identified as follows:

  •  Integrated Secure Livelihoods
  • Water, Sanitation an Hygiene
  • Disaster Risk Reduction
  • Governance and Conflict Transformation
  • Organization and Institutional Development

Executive Director of TEDDO: Rev. Canon Naphtali Opwata

Head Office:
Church of Uganda-Teso Diocese Development Office (COU TEDDO)
Plot 6-8 School Road, Soroti Municipality
P.O. Box 107 SOROTI, Uganda
Tel/Fax: 256 41 61325

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