Author Archives: krc

• People power, people Action: Citizens Petition Government over Ancestral Land

KRC recently established a number of Citizens led Land Alliances in the districts of Kasese, Kyenjojo and Bundibugyo to spearhead campaigns on Land related conflicts. These alliances were also to engage government on key resolutions in the “Melting Pot Report.” Leaders of these alliances were taken through the ADR mechanism and a well packaged training in Basic Land Laws and ... Read More »

• MAIZE POST HARVEST HANDLING COMES OF AGE, QUALITY AT CENTER STAGE

By Twinomuhwezi Enock             Left: Farmers of Rwenkuba using a maize shelling machine to reduce breakage of kernels ; Middle: Farmers of Kakinga pouring their maize on tarpaulins after threshing to minimise; Right: KRC staff demonstrating to Rwenkuba farmers on how to use a bottle and salt to test Moisture Content Post Harvest handling is one of the ... Read More »

• SUCCESS STORY: Post harvest handling (PHH) trainings

By Aheebwa Mubarak. A 45years old Mahodi Jonathan of Kitoro village is a living testimony of how Post Harvest Handling (PHH) trainings from KRC have helped him reduce the post harvest losses he used to incur in his meager maize produce.               Left: Mahodi demonstrating how to use the tarp-line to dry the maize; ... Read More »

• KRC on the way leading the farmers to the Promised Land (VISION 2040)

By Baguma David   Participants during the exchange visit to Kyaka 2 Refuge settelement  In bid to archive the national dream Vision 2040, KRC with support from World Food Program (WFP) under the Agricultural Market Support project have walked the talk since 2016 when the program was introduced in Kyangwali refugee settlement in Hoima district. Through this program the livelihoods ... Read More »

• NEWS BRIEF: KASUNGA 8 set for December 2017

By Baluku Yosia KRC and RFPJ recently held a regional consultative review meeting for land alliances in Fort Portal to discuss a number of issues. The major objectives of this meeting were; to create space for sharing critical information, brainstorm on specific cases of land and their possible deep rooted causes and suggest actions, analyse the challenges that impede implementation ... Read More »

• STOP PRESS- KRC Board Member Dead

Mrs. Christine Mukeeri a veteran educationist who was until recently the Head teacher of Kagote Seed Secondary School and Board Member of KRC for over 14 years has died. Mrs Mukeeri was laid to rest at her family home in Mwibaale, Fort Portal on 18th October 2016 Mrs Mukeeri who was full of vigor and life, just a few months ... Read More »

• Food Ambassadors

WORLD FOOD DAY COMMEMORATED IN FORT PORTAL SUSTAINABLE FOOD DIETS AT CENTER STAGE By John Murungi Amooti The hundreds of excited participants streamed into the Mayor’s Gardens in Fort Portal. The core task at hand was to partake in the sampling of over 48 food varieties specially prepared in commemoration of the 2017 World Food Day,-and also witness the bestowing ... Read More »

• Rwenzori Regional Conflict Situation Analysis :Regrouping of Kilhumuiramutima militias in Rwenzori on a rise – Security

By GEOFFREY Nyamwongera Security agencies in Rwenzori region have affirmed reports that there are alleged Re-grouping of Kilhumiramituma militia groups in Kasese, Kabarole, Bundibugyo and possibly in the Democratic Republic of Congo. They said that there is re-grouping going on in some parts of Kasangali, Karujumba in Kisinga Sub County, Munkunyu and Kyondo in Kyondo Sub County, Kasese District and ... Read More »

• OPINION The age limit debate: Unmasking the inaccuracies

By Muzinduki Patrick Members of Parliament are elected to make laws as provided for under article 79 and 92 of the constitution as one of their core mandates, including constitution amendment which is provided for under article 259 and 262 of the constitution that lays down the procedures and principles under which any article of the constitution has been amended. ... Read More »

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