ACTV is the pioneer provider of services to survivors and victims of torture in Uganda. ACTV is a registered non-governmental organisation in Uganda. ACTV is accredited by the Ministry of Health to operate a medical referral centre that provides physical and psychological care that supports the process of rehabilitation of victims of torture by security agencies or by rebels in Uganda and neighboring countries.ACTV is also accredited to IRCT http://www.irct.org/.

  • ACTV Commemorating 20 years of service in the fight against torture

  • Torture survivors undergoing occupational therapy through tailoring.

  • District Police Commander-Apac district dialoguing with community members on fighting torture

  • Students feeding facts on the "torture information tree" during the commemorations of the international day in support of torture victims in Gulu.

  • "I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation…, Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never...

  • Dr Margaret Mungherera-President World Medical Association and ACTV Board Member launches the study report on cost of torture in Uganda with Mr. Nsubuga Samuel CEO ACTV

  • In 1993, Dr. Nsamba pioneered a torture treatment Centre in Uganda (ACTV) that has to date offered specialized torture treatment and rehabilitation


A world free from Torture.

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Provision of quality holistic care to survivors of torture from security agencies and armed groups.

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Teamwork, Integrity, Professionalism, Compassion.

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