TORUWU is a non-government organization registered under Ministry of Internal Affairs. This organization started in the year of 2000, Registration NO.S. 5914/3718. By 2 visionally persons in Wakiso District – Uganda, to spear head development in the area.
TORUWU has grown out of people’s out cry of the dire needy circumstances of abject poverty that surrounds women in the country-side, especially the widows with orphaned youth and children in the country as a whole.
Founders were compulsorily moved into deep compassion and concern for the suffering humanity in the country-side, principally rural women at the grassroots who share similar and, in some cases, worse conditions of living. i.e.: Poverty, ignorance, diseases, lack of representation, powerlessness, vulnerability to injustice, exploitation, etc.