Luwero

WHO AM I TO BE STANDING IN MY OWN PINEAPPLE FARM. IT IS A DREAM COME TRUE!

40-year-old Gertrude Namusisi, is a farmer who lives in Kikyusa sub county, Luwero. Together with her husband and three children, Gertrude planted beans and maize as their source of livelihood for years. They sold these crops to their neighbors and in the market. At that time, the revenue was just enough to pay for their …

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CHURCH LEADERS IN LUWERO CHAMPION FIGHT AGAINST GENDER BASED VIOLENCE.

Women economic empowerment is a gradual process which has several layers to it and in order to realize women’s economic freedom, aspects of Gender Based Violence (GBV) or economic violence against women are still present in our communities today and they need to be addressed. It is everyone’s responsibility within the community to advocate for …

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INNOVATIVE BACKYARD GARDENING BOOSTS BENEFICIARIES’ INCOME DURING PANDEMIC.

With the uncertainty and crippling of incomes the COVID19 lockdown paused, there was a looming threat of food security amongst families. For Rita Musoke, her family’s health was top priority and she knew she had to look for alternative ways to diversify their diet and improve nutrition during the pandemic. “When lockdown was issued, my children …

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