This is a common site in Kigalama, children lugging water long distances when they should be going to school or studying or just playing. We are installing rainwater collection tanks for families that help orphans. One tank, at $450, can truly help 3-5 children stay in school and avoid serious health issues and even death. This is a small investment with a large payback! We need 40 more…
We are fundraising for KIRONDE EDUCATION AND HEALTH FUND. Join us in supporting them.
I am the Executive Director of the Kironde Education & Heath Fund
Foreign Aid and the Weakening of
Democratic Accountability in Uganda
by Andrew Mwenda
Andrew Mwenda is the political editor of the Daily Monitor, a newspaper in Kampala, Uganda, and a presenter on the KFM radio station, also in Kampala.
Africa is the world’s poorest continent. Between 1974 and…Read More
KIRONDE EDUCATION + HEALTH FUND
About the concert:
Time: 6:30pm to 12am
Location: French-American Club 193 Elm St, Waltham, MA
There will be live music performances by TOUCH & SOUL BAND, BATABAZI, MBALIRE GEORGEi and many more...
Proceeds from concert will go to purchase rainwater…Read More
It was good to go back to a land where the temperature ranges from 65-85º, the landscape is beautiful, the land is fertile and the people are welcoming. Unfortunately the unemployment rate is about 60%! This causes many problems that impact Kigalama and surrounding villages.
We left Uganda with a…Read More