Author Archives: krc

• Peace Building in the Rwenzori Region:Bamba, Bakonzo Elders call for Tolerence

By David Mugarra Bundibugyo At first the mood was pensive, as elders from the Bakonzo, Bamba and Babwiisi cultural institutions gathered in Busaru sub county for the under the tree dialogue. ‘Under the tree community inter tribal dialogue’ is an open space initiative that brings members from the different tribes together to discuss best solutions to avoid tribal conflicts like ... Read More »

• Match on Fort Portal for Climate Change: Boda-boda riders take centre stage at the 4th Climate Change Week in the Rwenzori sub region

By Our Reporter Rallying stakeholders at all levels behind the climate change solutions campaign was a key feature at the just concluded 4th Climate Change Week in Fort Portal, Kabarole District of the Rwenzori sub region.     Photo: Match on Fort Portal for Climate Change. Boda-boda riders initiated into the climate change fight Among the many campaign events was ... Read More »

• Campaign to kick-out 3-Stone-Stove from schools launched at the 4th Climate Change Week in the Rwenzori sub region

By our Reporte As a buildup to the 4th Climate Change Week for 2016, Kabarole Research and Resource Centre (KRC) together with the Kabarole District Local Government launched a campaign to kick-out the use of the 3-stones cooking stoves from public institutions, beginning with Buhinga Primary School in Fort Portal. The school with a population of over 2000 pupils represents ... Read More »

• Munyegera, the Mayuge ‘wonder kid’ excites Fort Portal, unveils range of agro-technological solutions

By Our Reporter Access to appropriate and affordable agricultural value addition and mechanization technology has never been a reality to smallholder farmers in Uganda. Acquiring a new tractor in Uganda could cost a farmer a whopping 55 million Uganda Shillings. But this is likely to be no more as a Mayuge based agro-machinery manufacturer, Godfrey Munyegera is determined to reduce ... Read More »

• Leaders challenged on the Enforcement of Environmental laws

By John Murungi Amooti and Musinguzi Francis Mountains of the Moon Hotel In a brazen attack on leaders who pay lip service as the natural resources are depleted in contravention of the law, the Deputy Executive Director of ACODE Mr. Onesmus Mugyenyi has used the climate change dialogue to lash out at the leaders. The dialogue was organized as part ... Read More »

• HUNDREDS ATTEND FIRST EVER FARMERS DAY IN THE RWENZORI AS CLIMATE CHANGE WEEK TAKES OFF WITH DIALOGUE AT RWEBITABA ZARDI

By Francis Musinguzi Hundreds of agriculture researchers and smallholder farmers have highlighted a fundamental but underplayed element in Uganda’s quest for agriculture transformation; that of creating linkages between researchers and farmers as the final researcher users. This was during the commencement of the 4th Climate Change Week of the Rwenzori sub region in Fort Portal on the 26th July 2016, ... Read More »

• Climate Change

Speaker Kadaga calls for government revamping of silos Farmers call for increased funding to agriculture KRC Director appeals to government on Regional Peace Leaders petition Parliament to support energy saving technologies –as 4th Rwenzori Climate Change Week Draws hundreds By John Murungi Amooti-Fort Portal The scintillating sounds of sirens bludgeoned the environs at Boma grounds. Something however, seemed strange- contrary ... Read More »

• Government Changes negatively impact delivery at the health Center.

Storyteller Information Name* RICHARD Gender MALE   Occupation Health centre in charge. Health Canter and Level Kasenda HC III Story Recorder Jack Nyakairu.   Date of recording 30th Dec 2015 My Name is Richard the health center in charge for Kasenda health center III in Kabarole district. In the past, the Health Center used to run smoothly at the health ... 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