Welcome to our Reading Room at our Lira Learning Centre

We started off with very high expectations of establishing our "Professor Fred Opio Ekong Memorial Library," in honour of our founder vice chairpersons, the late Professor Fred Opio Ekong. We rummaged through our stores and found loads of publications from our time as the Canadian Physicians for Aid and Relief (1992-2008); we solicited donations of … Continue reading Welcome to our Reading Room at our Lira Learning Centre

The gift that keeps on giving from Dr. Paul David Hargrave (RIP)

We, at CPAR Uganda Ltd, would like to re-connect with the family and the descendants of the late Dr. Paul David Hargrave (1952-1998). We want to share with them how the gift that Dr. Hargrave gave us, keeps on giving. Our Lira Learning Centre, constructed at least a decade ago, while CPAR Uganda was a … Continue reading The gift that keeps on giving from Dr. Paul David Hargrave (RIP)

Exciting times at our Lira Learning Centre in Lira City!

We are delighted to report that our Lira Learning Centre has been fully repaired, renovated and security systems beefed up, thanks in part to the unrestricted COVID-19 relief microgrant that our organisation received from GlobalGiving. While we still bear emotional scars, the physical scars from the May 2020 break in, theft and vandalization of our … Continue reading Exciting times at our Lira Learning Centre in Lira City!