About

We are a team of engineers, artists, accountants, musicians, administrators and charity workers who came together to improve water equality

We are a team of engineers, artists, accountants, musicians, administrators and charity workers who came together to improve water equality

We are a team of engineers, artists, accountants, musicians, administrators and charity workers who came together to improve water equality

We are based in Uganda and the UK, and built on a diversity of opinion and religion. Our guiding principle is that the UG team creates the vision, policy and programme, and the UK team helps to make this a reality

We are based in Uganda and the UK, and built on a diversity of opinion and religion. Our guiding principle is that the UG team creates the vision, policy and programme, and the UK team helps to make this a reality

We are based in Uganda and the UK, and built on a diversity of opinion and religion. Our guiding principle is that the UG team creates the vision, policy and programme, and the UK team helps to make this a reality

Meet the Equal Aqua Team

Abel Odeke

Abel Odeke

Managing Director

A founding member of Equal Aqua, with years of experience leading development projects with VSO, Restless Development & Gateway2Missions

Georgia Higgs

Georgia Higgs

Creative & PR

Overseeing EAU’s creative department, Georgia volunteered in Uganda in 2019 and was lucky enough to have both Tom and Abel as her leaders. Did someone say dream team?!

Anita Ndyanabo

Anita Ndyanabo

Treasurer

Anita volunteered on the ICS Program with other members. She will look after the finances to ensure EAU builds safe water sources to last for generations

Josh Lord

Josh Lord

Programmes

With experience of development though ICS and The Prince’s Trust, Josh is now leading the design and implementation of Equal Aqua’s programmes

Opoka Tonny Ottokuma

Opoka Tonny Ottokuma

Communications

Tonny has worked and volunteered with many non-profit organisations. He joined Equal Aqua in order to help communities get clean access to water

Martin Ebeli

Martin Ebeli

Legal & Policy

Martin brings legal expertise to ensure that EAU maintains a safe, structured and secure approach to its operations, and leads our policy development

Joan Adong

Joan Adong

Monitoring and Evaluation

I am also ICS alumni, and have trained & supported M&E departments in Restless Development and the Private Education Development Network.

David Mclenachan

David Mclenachan

Trustee

A full-time volunteer, helping good causes in the UK and abroad, including arts festivals and wildlife charities. Still intent on travelling the world as well

Tom Mclenachan

Tom Mclenachan

Executive Director

Co-founded Equa Aqua with Abel. Lucky to have worked on development, humanitarian and environmental projects around the world.

Okwir Isaac

Okwir Isaac

Projects

Isaac graduated from Kampala International University with a degree in education. He is passionate about community outreach programs

Peace

Peace Mbeiza

WASH Coordinator

Peace has experience in youth-led research and community development with Restless Development Uganda as well as The Giving Youth Club of Uganda

Laura Cassidy

Laura Cassidy

Fundraising

Laura is a passionate fundraiser and advocate of access to justice for the most vulnerable. She is a board member for a legal advice charity

Damali Arono

Damali Arono

Human Resources

A former human resource manager at Essence of Christ Church, Damali has many years’ experience working with NGOs as a recruiting officer

Ssendagire John David

Ssendagire John David

Logistics

John graduated as a computer engineer from Uganda Christian University. He is overseeing the logistical operation of EAU programs

Lokodongole Francis

Lokodongole Francis

Security

Francis joined Equal Aqua to ensure that citizens, volunteers and communities have a safe working and learning environment during operations

We are an international partnership: Equal Aqua Uganda is a registered Community Based Organisation (CBO) in Uganda; Equal Aqua is a UK-based NGO (registered charitable status pending)

We are an international partnership: Equal Aqua Uganda is a registered Community Based Organisation (CBO) in Uganda; Equal Aqua is a UK-based NGO (registered charitable status pending)

We are an international partnership: Equal Aqua Uganda is a registered Community Based Organisation (CBO) in Uganda; Equal Aqua is a UK-based NGO (registered charitable status pending)

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