Author Archives: krc

• Enduring refugee life: the story of resilience

Success story Iam called Rashid Mutiri aged 44, I live in Kagoma Village. I came to Uganda directly to Kyangwali Refuge settlement in 2012. My group is called Upendo which was formed by KRC in 2016. Formally: Before joining the group I had the following challenges; We only depended on mupokero (Relief on food distribution) to feed our children, we ... Read More »

• OPINION: Social media, the impact to productive work

Yosia Baluku Interacting with friends and family across long distances has been a concern of humans for centuries. As social animals, people have always relied on communication to strengthen their relationships. When face-to-face discussions are impossible or inconvenient, Just to recall imagine the letters we wrote and were sent from one person to another till the intended receiver across. Later ... Read More »

• Uhuru farmers group: the ray of hope for Kyebitaka village, Kyangwali sub county, Hoima district

By Charles Nyakana Some of the group members engaged in income generating activities Uhuru farmer group is an existing rural producer organization (RPO) founded in February 2017, in Kyebitaka village,Kyangwali, sub county, Hoima District. It started with 24 members, and has since seen its size grow to thirty members (30)out of which 12 are males and 18 being females respectively, ... Read More »

• Youth supported to undergo training in banana juice processing

Twinomuhwezi Enock Kabarole research and resource centre has supported 4 youth from Harugongo and Kasenda sub counties to undergo training in banana juice processing. Among the participants was one leading farmer (Mugisa Deo) who is already practicing juice processing but needed to improve on the skills for better quality production. The youth were trained in; fundamentals of food hygiene, sanitation ... Read More »

• Biorefinery attracts youth during the agro-profocus caravan

Tweinomuhwezi Enock  The KRC Bio refinery processing Plant recently hosted a group of youth representatives from the whole country. This was organised by Agri Pro-Focus Uganda, with a mission of building a vibrant youth led agribusiness movement that creates employment opportunities, improves incomes and livelihoods, as well as promotion of inclusive growth for a sustainable socio-economic and democratic transformation of ... Read More »

• Kabarole passes food diets ordinance

By our Reporter-Fort Portal Kabarole District Council has in a landmark initiative amended its current Food Security Ordinance to cater for sustainable food diets . The initiative that was spearheaded by Kabarole Research and Resource Centre and the Coalition of the Willing (Agahikaine), with financial support from Hivos, and IIED, came against the backdrop of the processes to influence Sustainable ... Read More »

• Living and promoting peace: Our role

MANZI WILSON Member Peace/Debate Club, Christ School Bundibugyo The Rwenzori region has experienced several conflicts since 2006. With these new conflicts, and the fact that the Rwenzori Region shares border with Congo, these conflicts are likely to become trans-national, as the various ethnicities from both countries(who are related)get sapped into the conflict. The regions previous conflicts experienced portend to the ... Read More »

• Students speak out on the Rwenzori conflicts

‘TOO EARLY TO CELEBRATE END OF TRIBAL CLASHES IN RWENZORI JOSEPH AMANYA Peace Club Member, Christ school Bundibugyo Josephamanyastarren@gmail.com The tribal clashses recently evidence in the Rwenzori sub-region date way back to 1921, and the post independence time of the 1960s (the Rwenzururu revolutions). The violent skirmishes that have been taking place in the last 3 years are likely to ... Read More »

• Citizens quest for land registration increase after acquiring civic Education in Kyenjojo

By Kabajogya Alice In January 2017, Piloting of the civic education project through religious and institutions of learning in Kyenjojo begun with the aim of equipping Community Based Civic Educators with skills and knowledge to effectively delivery civic education in their institutions, build a network of trainers to sustainably conduct civic education in learning and religious institutions. To this effect ... Read More »

Kabarole Research & Resource Centre

Plot 28 Mugurusi Rd., Fort-Portal.
P.O.Box 782
Kampala Uganda
Telephone: +256-039-274-438
Email: krcuganda@krcug.org