Bungokho Rural Development Centre (BRDC) was opened in 1995 to serve the community in Bungokho and the immediate area. BRDC is operated by the Church Army Africa and it has a Christian ethos which directs its operations. It has five business units that are identified below:

  • Children’s education: BRDC run a private school, which is made up of a nursery, educating children from Bugema and neighbouring villages. Currently, it offers nursery 1-3.
  • Vocational Training: BRDC provides vocational training to youths from rural communities; running a range of courses from carpentry to hair dressing.
  • Tree Planting: BRDC has a central tree nursery bed at their main site just outside of Mbale, with a total of 13 community based nurseries and a team of staff that manage and run the tree planting project. This is sponsored by the Welsh Government, through the central METGE.
  • Community training: BRDC provide community based training, each training programme is specific to the needs of each community, i.e. business and marketing skills, leadership skills and vocational training. This work is sponsored by a German charity, KNH.










The Vision

Empowered communities with knowledge, right attitude and skills that enable them to utilise their resources in a sustainable manner with love for God and their neighbours, while respecting the environment. 

Our Mission

To improve the quality of life of vulnerable people in the Mbale district and surrounding areas and to work with partners to deliver this???

What we offers:

  • Vocational courses
  • Community Based Trainings
  • Early childhood development
  • Tree Planting
  • Livelihood

Core Values

  • Reverence for God
  • Empowerment
  • Hardwork
  • Integrity
  • Team work.