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HIV/AIDS Refresher Training Days in Aboke, Northern Uganda

  This past week was a busy an exciting week for me here in Uganda, with facilitating HIV/AIDS training sessions for work during the week and running mountains for fun on the weekend.

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Eyes open, heart full in Kibera

Last month Jennifer and I made the trek to Nairobi for a week of work with a CAP-AIDS Uganda partner organisation, Kijiji Cha Upendo (KCU) – Swahili for Village of Love. KCU is a grassroots community based organisation operating in … Continue reading

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Deep in the village with the King of Lango

A few weeks ago, I was fortunate enough to attend an official clan leader inauguration ceremony for Omolo Atar Odyakol clan in Ogedi village, Kole District. A friend and I were picked up in the morning to make our way … Continue reading

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Quick Trip to Kenya

Wow, it has been a busy, exciting, and fun week here in Nairobi, Kenya. It’s definitely a big change in scenery in comparison to the quiet country-life of Lira.   This week, I traveled 6 hours overnight to Kampala, Uganda, … Continue reading

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Project Development: Setting up a Shelter for Sex Workers in Lira

I am just about half way through my contract here in Lira, Uganda with lots of exciting projects on the go! It’s been busy busy busy to say the least, which is great because it is making the time fly … Continue reading

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Choosing a Micro-Project

Hello from Lira Uganda! Everything has been going really well here and things are definitely picking up speed. It is getting busier and busier as work projects pick up and life in Lira becomes more settled. One of these work … Continue reading

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Meeting the Community Based Organizations in Uganda

Hello from Lira, Uganda! What an interesting, eye-opening, and fun experience this has been so far! I have now been in here for a month and I have no idea where the time has gone. Between getting settled into a … Continue reading

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