About Us

Our Story

Ngabi International is a global development and relief not for profit organization.

We envision having an Inclusive better world for everyone. We believe that in order to do this, a holistic and equitable approach to community development is necessary. We partner with each community and local government, and then assess priority areas to work on first.

Our Story

Ngabi International is a global development and relief not for profit organization.

We envision having an Inclusive better world for everyone. We believe that in order to do this, a holistic and equitable approach to community development is necessary. We partner with each community and local government, and then assess priority areas to work on first.

Our Mission

Ngabi International works with people in poverty and distress to create resilient and self reliant communities through empowering partnerships and responsible actions.

Our Vision

An Inclusive better world for every one

Our Core Values

  • C-Commitment
  • H- Humility
  • R- Respect
  • I- Innovation
  • S- Service
  • T- Team work

Our Team

Bukenya Jonathan
Mr. Bukenya Jonathan
Founder and Chair, Board of Directors
Jonathan is the Founder of Ngabi International. He has a 7year experience of civic engagement, management, working with underserved communities, leadership, and environmental stewardship and advocacy.

Since 2014, his international development expertise has developed in Uganda in the water and energy sector.

In 2016, Jonathan received an award from the World Bank for having participated as an Advisor on Uganda in the enabling the business of agriculture project which sought to improve the business climate of farmers in Sub-Sahara Africa through regulatory reforms. Jonathan is a member of the Uganda Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) Action project committee which aims to build resilience and promote a low-carbon development path by reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, reduce vulnerabilities in rural and urban areas, and build climate resilience especially in crop and livestock agriculture, forestry, infrastructure, water, energy and health.

Jonathan is also a member of the Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers (UIPE)

Dorcus
Ms. Nakachwa Dorcus
President & CEO
Dorcus is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Ngabi International. She has worked as a co-ordinator of Future for Africa (FOA), a non- profit organization based in Ghana.
She is passionate about breaking stereotypes and gender biases that hold Ugandan women and girls in pursuing careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Dorcus worn the first prize at the 2020 Finals of the McGill Dobson Competition organized by the McGill Dobson Center for Entrepreneurship together with the MasterCard Foundation. She has proven leadership skills in successfully building and motivating multi-cultural teams thus optimizing organizational performance
Ms. Nabwami Esther
Vice President, People & Culture
Esther is a Senior Operations Executive having lived in Uganda and worked in the social sector for the past 4years as a Cashier and Field Project Accountant. Seeing firsthand extreme poverty that occurs in 3rd world countries, Esther was drawn to Ngabi International’s mission of working with people in poverty and distress to create resilient and self reliant communities through empowering partnerships and responsible actions. In her spare time, Esther enjoys travelling, hiking, singing and guitar playing.
Gladys
Ms. Gladys Nakanwagi
Vice president, Finance & Administration
Gladys is a seasoned Chartered Certified Accountant (CCA) with vast knowledge of tax and audit regimes in East Africa with particular focus on non-profit organisations. Gladys held notable positions in finance, business, economics, auditing and accounting. She remains a passionate humanitarian and is excited to bring her expertise and forward thinking approach to advance Ngabi International’s financial foundation as it serves a global community.
Kirabo
Ms. Brendah Kirabo
Vice President, Programs & Marketing
With an academic background of Social Work and Social Administration, Brenda brings specialized experience in the NGO world with particular focus on proposal writing, grants management, and programs implementation. Brenda is passionate about improving the lives of people and as the Programs in Charge; her focus is to continuously design programs that create lasting impacts to the communities that we serve.