Sheila Namugga



Sheila is in charge of the URIP program in Uganda. Holding a degree in social work and business administration, Sheila spent one year giving training courses in the private sector, notably on the themes of human resources, management and revenue generation. With six years of experience as a social worker, Sheila has maintained a passion for acting in support of those who are the most vulnerable, which has led her to join the Urban Refugees team as a program facilitator (trainer) for refugee-led organizations in Kampala.

Our impact

  • 3700

    refugees have better access to education and livelihood opportunities

  • 40

    countries in which our partner NGOs are implementing solutions

  • 490

    refugee children benefit from mathematics, english, art and sports classes

  • 700

    women can now support their families

  • 650

    refugees have access to critical healthcare and safety information

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