Centre for Environmental Sustainability and Initiative (CESI) is a non-partisan and non-profit, non-government organization. The organisation is a confederation of 20 affiliates working together with profounder partners and local communities in Uganda. We work to ensure Sustainable Development for all through Innovation, Adaptation and Mitigation (IAM) mechanisms as ways of protecting the environment and impacts of Climate Change. (Global warming)
*Holistic– Global environment issues are categorized into seven areas: Agriculture, Food and Security, Biodiversity, Energy and waste, Climate Change, Health, Water & Sanitation, youth development. Women & Gender.
To be an environmentally self sustaining and informed community globally.
To be the leading environmental body advocating for sustainable livelihood while preserving the global environment among the local people.
To challenge the local people (children, youth and elders) to adopt sustainable livelihood mechanisms, embrace environmental issues holistically and drive local and act as a driving force in both local and global environmental initiatives.
We work and support local communities (Individuals & groups) to lead local development activities; run awareness campaigns (tree planting, waste management, improved energy technology and sustainable agriculture through home gardening and Community health Programs); organise skills development trainings, workshops and seminars, Conferences both (International and National), conduct research programs in the agro-ecological zones, build links between local communities and local government through our program –Horizontal Learning Program (HLP)