Author Archives: krc

• King Mumbere

Omusinga Charles Mumbere Marks 50Years on throne, Calls For Peace KRC joins thousands to mark event unity of Regional tribes takes centre stage Split of Kasese draws mixed feelings Government challenged on Regional Development By John Murungi and Francis Happy Muhindo Golf Course Hotel, Kasese The bludgeoning sounds of the royal drums. The intermittent sounds of ecstatic Rwenzuru loyalists-and the ... Read More »

• Bob Mumbere;the ‘prodigal’ Kateebwa son accepted back in the community

By David Mugarra The under the tree dialogue concept, originates from the traditionally known communal meetings where communities would sit and sort out their disputes without going to courts of law. Therefore KRC with support from USAID SAFE have taken up these initiatives to handle communal conflicts – such was the incident in Katebwa sub county where after a full ... Read More »

• Improvement in ANC service delivery

Title of Story IMPROVEMENT IN ANC SERVICE DELIVERY   Name of storyteller KOBUSINGE JACKLINE   From NYANTABOMA   Occupation of story teller ENROLED MIDWIFE   Sex FEMALE   Period of change 2016   Date of recording 2016/06/   Recorded by HILLARY RUYOOKA     I am a midwife at Nyantaboma HC II for a long time the HC has been ... Read More »

• Improved service delivery

Title of Story IMPROVED SERVICE DELIVERY   Name of storyteller NANGONZI WINFRED   From IGAYAZA   Occupation of story teller ENROLED NURSE   Sex FEMALE   Period of change 2015   Date of recording 2016/04/16   Recorded by HILLARY RUYOOKA     The lack of a refrigerator for vaccines has been a major problem at Igayaaza HC II. Our HC ... Read More »

• Change stories

MOST SIGNIFICANT CHANGE STORY On the left: Mr. Kalaija in his new banana garden and on the right he is monitoring his old banana plantation. Name of Story Teller: Omuhereza Kalaija Sub-county: Harugongo Parish: Nyantabooma Village: Buharani supper District: Kabarole Person recording: Kwesiga James. Change domain Livelihood. When it happened: 2015           Am called Omuhereza Kalaija aged 63 years living ... Read More »

• Harugongo residents get better roads after KRC advocacy

By Kabjogya Alice Our sub county Harugongo was curved from Kichwamba Sub County about 2 years ago. The sub county has rich soils which support agriculture. This has enabled it to become a food hub for most fresh foods that is sold in Kabundare and Mpaga markets in fort portal town and beyond. Left(the roads currently after being graded, (Right) ... Read More »

• Meet Akim, the successful refugee farmer

By JB Kahuma           Akim James is a refugee farmer living in Rwenyawawa village, Kasonga parish in Kyangwali Sub County. He is a 35 old father of 5. He is among the many farmers recently trained by KRC in partnership with WFP in post harvest handling and was able to receive subsidized plastic silo. Towards the end of July James ... Read More »

• Fighting counterfeit seeds at center stage

By our Reporter Agriculture is one of the most capital intensive ventures yet the most risky and unpredictable due to reliance on nature for better yields. Over the years fake seeds have flooded the shelves on agricultural in-put shop though both the dealer and the farmer are at the losing end. For instance if genuine dealer buys in bulk from ... Read More »

• Paradigm shift

Climate change effects take stall in the Rwenzori, as KRC moves to support irrigation Pilot phase records success By Kayiwa John Having soldiered on for a number of years without adequate water for production, the worries of the farmers in the Rwenzori Region will soon end as KRC moves to partner with other development actors to promote irrigations systems. This ... Read More »

• Kamwenge change agents start vocational school after KRC training

By David Mugarra and John Murungi Amooti-August 2016 Having attended a two days training organized by KRC, with financial support from DGF, two vibrant Change Agents have put their newly acquired skills into use. The tenacious duo of Safari Mark and his colleague Herbert Mwijukye were inspired by the need to be exemplary citizens and cause change in their community ... Read More »

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Kampala Uganda
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