The Uganda Girl Guides Association (UGGA) is a Non-Governmental Organization that is dedicated to the growth and development of girls and women. The Girl Guides Association is a member of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS). WAGGGS is the largest voluntary organization dedicated to girls and young women in the world, supporting over 10 million individual girls and young women across 150 countries to realize their fullest potential as responsible citizens of the world. We provide non-formal education programs and trainings through the core and fundamental principles of guiding. Uganda Girl Guides Association was registered by the Act of Parliament (The Royal Charter Act) 147 volume 5 on 23rd March 1922. Guiding in Uganda started in present day Kabarole District.
Uganda Girl Guides Association has a good relationship with several partners who include; IOGT-NTO Movement from Sweden, World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS), FK Norway, UNICEF Uganda, Uganda Scouts Association, the different girl guiding and girl scouts units across the world, the Ministry of Education and Sports, Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Trees for the Future, Private Education Development Network, ECO-PEACE CONSULTS, Women Health Foundation, SOS Children’s Villages, Eco PADS, Uganda Rotary Club, UNACOH, Duke Of Edinburgh Award.