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What JCU stands for

JCU informs, advocates and helps poor, marginalised and vulnerable people in Uganda to realise their rights.

Legal Advice

We offer free legal advice to vulnerable persons.

Legal representation

We offer free legal representation.

Toll Free Numbers

We provide free legal advice via our toll-free lines.

Support

We offer support with self-representation.

Mediation

We offer alternative dispute resolution through mediation.

Advocacy

We undertake evidence-based advocacy.

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November 19, 2021

How to report a case before the village court?

The Local Governments Act gives the Village executive committee the mandate to maintain law, order

November 19, 2021

What type of criminal cases are handled in a village court (LC1)?

The Local Governments Act gives the Village executive committee the mandate to maintain law, order

November 19, 2021

What types of civil cases are handled in a Village Court (LC1)?

The Local Governments Act gives the Village executive committee the mandate to maintain law, order

January 10, 2022

SUCCESS STORY: A young lady is saved from prison

19-year-old Cassandra was rescued from prison cells by JCU Mmengo Centre in October 2021. Cassandra

January 10, 2022

SUCCESS STORY: Always watch out who you borrow money from!

Kennedy has been a registered UBER driver since 2019 and he got into serious troubles

January 10, 2022

SUCCESS STORY: Imagine you get on a bus and wake up in a hospital

This happened to our client Cathy. She  reported her case to JCU Fort Portal and

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