Justice Tourism Foundation

  • Central Region

Address

Wankulukuku Road
Kampala
Central Region

Uganda

About Us

JUSTICE TOURISM FOUNDATION (JTF) is a registered grassroots tourism non-profit organization promoting ethical and fairly traded tourism practices. Through these methods, JTF seeks to promote tourism that is ethical, fair, positive and authentic experiential educational and alternative, sustainable and socially responsible travel as a way to connect tourists with local communities while promoting the local economy and wellbeing of host communities in Uganda.


Established in 2017, JTF operates according to the tenets of “justice tourism”, that is, tourism that holds as its central goals the creation of economic opportunities for the local community, positive cultural exchange between host and guest through one-on-one interaction, the protection of the environment and encourage the conservation of cultural and natural heritage.

                      

OUR VISION:

To promote sustainable tourism development which benefits the local communities and their participation in terms of job creation, poverty reduction and environmental management.


Our Mission

Justice Tourism Foundation is set up with a clear vision and three main principles. These principles are:

  • Connect: Provide ethical, engaging, and creative travel experiences that facilitate genuine cross-cultural connection and learning opportunities, inspiring compassion towards fellow human beings.


  • Empower:  Travel has the unique ability to strengthen economies and improve the quality of life in communities all over the world. We want to empower locals by giving them direct access to consumers. We utilize responsible travel to promote and support grass-roots community projects and benefit host communities.


  • Engage:  Endeavour to be a responsible tourism role model and collaborate with others to innovate and inspire ethical travel best practices


OUR MANDATE


Our mandate represent an integrated approach to Ethical and fairly traded tourism practices focused on the development of economic, social, natural, human, and cultural capital in order to sustain village life and culture, improve livelihoods, empowers rural women and youth with skills training and connect available related tourism business opportunities, and enables them to earn an income to transform their communities in remote rural areas and reduce the need for outward migration.


We have strong responsible tourism values, and believe that travel should always benefit the local community and as a result most of our tours directly finance grass-root development projects initiatives in rural Uganda, providing sustainable clean water for rural communities, education, Primary health Care and women and youth empowerment projects for disadvantaged women and young people.


By choosing the ethical and fair traded tourism practice, travelers are directly contributing to the livelihoods of everyone involved in their trip, from the staff who work for the establishments they stay at, the communities they support and the suppliers who provide them with services.

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