GULU DISABLED PERSONS UNION (GDPU)
GDPU is an umbrella organization of persons with disabilities. The umbrella encompasses; the Association of the blind, the Association of the deaf, the Landmine survivors, and the Association of women with disabilities. It was founded in 1992 by persons with disabilities. GDPU operates in the Gulu City and Gulu district in Northern Uganda. GDPU has structures that run from the district level, the sub-county level, the parish, and the village level. There is an association of PWDs at every sub-county/Division level which acts as a link between the district union and the members at the parish and village levels
A society where there is dignity for every person with disability.
To empower persons with disabilities to improve their quality of life through advocacy for equal rights, capacity building, and sustainable livelihoods.