Mubende - Annet, a 30 year old mother of five living in Mubende town used to spend over UGX 115, 500 (about $35) every month on charcoal used to prepare food for her family. This was a big expense for… Read more
As part of efforts to maintain the existing goodwill and enhance peaceful co-existence while building self-reliance among host communities and the refugees, the United Nations Development Programme… Read more
KAMPALA - Uganda’s weather reporting is destined to become one of the best in the East African region after the installation of a network of five all-in-one Total Solutions Automatic Weather Stations… Read more
Sironko/Bulambuli- Florence Buhule’s crop harvest has increased in the last couple of months.
The mother of six who survives on an acre of land along the densely populated slopes of Mt. Elgon has… Read more
SIRONKO - Five years ago, protecting the beautiful mountain lands he grew up on was not 35-year old Rogers Wangoda’s priority.
Despite the fact that they are the source of his livelihood, all he… Read more
Sironko - Rose Nangoli’s herbal jelly has become popular in her village of Bukabombwe, Sironko district.
Made from locally sourced materials such as avocado & aloe Vera that grow with ease in the… Read more
In the Lyantonde district of Uganda, farmer David Muhoozi Kiseetula is seeing big changes in his harvest – and his life – after his farmers’ cooperative received a grant for education and instruction… Read more
It is scorching hot in Kabarongo village, deep in the green valleys of Lyatonde district. Grace Kyomugasho, a widow aged 67 years, sits on the veranda of her house. She is a local farmer here. She… Read more
Eighteen years ago, Paul Kironde had no job, and no money to feed his young family of three. Producing charcoal was the only available source of income for the twenty-one-year old whose one acre of… Read more