JOY IS LIKE RAIN

Joy is like a rain falling down with sweet memories and cools our heart when thirsty as a blessing from God and tastes good. I wish I could go swimming / bathing in the rain with a smiling face. Aciro Adelaiide Opsa, a Primary School Pupil, made this drawing and wrote this poem. At the… Continue reading JOY IS LIKE RAIN

WAR AND PEACE – THEY RUN PARALLEL

War and peace are always parallel. Where there is peace there war finds it difficult to be. Peace we invite you to be in our midst so that there is no war. We want to test your sweetness peace. We want peace to be felt in our heart forever. Amen. Bangi, a Primary School Pupil,… Continue reading WAR AND PEACE – THEY RUN PARALLEL

WAR AND PEACE – PEACE TASTES LIKE ROASTED PORK

To know war is to feel the heat of sun when it is over head on a sunny day. To know peace is to be like a king in his own palace. To see war is to experience the difficulties people under go when faced with major problems. To see peace is to have access… Continue reading WAR AND PEACE – PEACE TASTES LIKE ROASTED PORK

COLLECTIVE MARKETING FOR SMALL HOLDER FARMERS A SOLUTION FOR IMPROVING LIVELIHOODS

We sold our sorghum at 700 shillings per kilogram when other farmers in our area sold theirs at only 500 shillings per kilogram. Par Pi Ocan Farmer Field School (FFS) group comprises of 30 farmers (10 men and 20 women) who came together in 2009 to work as a group and to help each other.… Continue reading COLLECTIVE MARKETING FOR SMALL HOLDER FARMERS A SOLUTION FOR IMPROVING LIVELIHOODS

HOW TO HELP OTHERS TO HELP THEMSELVES

CPAR UGANDA’S DIRECT TARGET GROUP: Active young adults, both male (50 percent) and female (50 percent), aged at least 25 years of age and of maximum 45 years of age, who are living in RELATIVE POVERTY. They are young adults who are no longer in formal schooling; are responsible for households/homesteads and have dependants. They… Continue reading HOW TO HELP OTHERS TO HELP THEMSELVES

HOW TO UNMASK POVERTY AND WORK TOWARDS WELLBEING

HOW WE DO IT AT CPAR UGANDA: We are facilitators of conscious-awakening processes. We are mentors of active rural men and women, whom we motivate and encourage into self-reliant agents of positive change. We encourage them to voluntarily and actively participate in stimulating change processes that result in the enlightenment, empowerment and development of their… Continue reading HOW TO UNMASK POVERTY AND WORK TOWARDS WELLBEING

THE GOVERNMENT MINISTER SAYS GREAT WORK!

Hon. Rebecca Otengo - Minister of State for Northern Uganda – paid a visit to a project that was implemented by CPAR Uganda in Agago. The Project: “Improving Food Security and Agricultural Livelihoods of War Affected Communities” was supported under the Government of Uganda’s Agricultural Livelihoods Recovery Programme (ALREP) that was funded by the European… Continue reading THE GOVERNMENT MINISTER SAYS GREAT WORK!