The Allied Initiatives for Community development is a private, not-for-profit non governmental organization working in areas of sustainable development, human rights, health and youth empowerment.
The Allied Initiatives for Community Development has a governance structure that is made of the General Assembly (GA) which comprise of all member organizations, the Board with membership elected by the General Assembly and the Secretariat which runs the day to day affairs of the organisation.
The General Assembly is the highest policy making organ of the organisation. It meets once a year to conduct the business of the organisation and each fully paid up Member Organization is represented by three active members in the Assembly. The General Assembly elects members of the Board after every three years.
AFICOD-Uganda Board comprises of a nine members elected every three years to formulate policies and oversee the management and effective running of the affairs of the organisation. The board is headed by the chairman and it has 9 members all of whom are elected by the organization’s general assembly.
The Board appoints the management committee that is headed by the executive director. The management committee is the organization’s organ that runs the daily activities of the organisation. AFICOD-Uganda at the moment has five full time staff members at its secretariat.
The Secretariat is headed by the management committee with the leadership of the executive director. The Secretariat has got a number of staff to include: Program Officers, Project Officers, Accountants, Administrator, Support Staff, Interns and Volunteers