Tag Archives: Uganda

Ugandan and American girls party via twitter

The year has barely got under way and in my world this promises to be the biggest Social Media story of the year. I was back in Uganda last month for the Villages in Action conference. This is where the … Continue reading

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In conversation with business Women at #VIA12

In the first post of this year I wrote about my desire to hear more authentic stories from Africa and it would appear I am not alone. Over at Africa on the blog a question what put to readers about … Continue reading

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Villages in Action – I would like to hear more of these conversations

Happy New Year folk. How are you getting on with your New year’s resolutions so far? I know this is an odd question but what exactly are New year’s resolutions? Are they goals or aspirations? I recently stumbled across an … Continue reading

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Women’s Rights in Kisoro SW Uganda

Kisoro SW Uganda has been named by both National Geographic amongst the  top 10 (ten)places to visit in 2012. With its rolling hills and magical landscape Kisoro is breath taking. It is  home of the might Mountain Gorillas  and  one … Continue reading

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Happy 49th birthday to Uganda

On 9th October Uganda celebrated 49 years of Independence from British rule. As  the country enters it’s 50th year of independence  I thought I would ask some questions for us to discuss What does  independence really mean? How has life changed … Continue reading

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A nice road through the village

If you live in rural Uganda  and or any other Sub Saharan Country for that matter chances are that the road through your village will look like the one in Kikube, unless of course your village is on a main … Continue reading

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Why do 60% of UK public think overseas Aid is wasted?

As promised in the last post I am revisiting this question . But before I add my views here is what some of you the readers thought @JesseOsmun Aid is wasted because it is funneled through goverment hands, with Corruption … Continue reading

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Business fights poverty in South Sudan

South Sudan is the newly formed country in Africa and has been recognised by the UN and the international community unlike Somaliland . But the question on everyone’s lips is WHAT NEXT FOR SOUTH SUDAN?  this 25 minute video clip from the … Continue reading

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Do NGOs have a role in food distribution?

This post is also part of the #30 day blogging challenge series and today we are looking at creating catchy headlines. In the last post I asked you what  topics you would like me to cover on this blog and whilst … Continue reading

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Why are 2 million Ugandan children starving?

Today we return to the 30 day blogging challenge and we are at task 19 and the social media media support supremo Nikki Pilkington has challenged us to use anchor text for this post I have selected a question that … Continue reading

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