Category: Uganda

Good Practice: Improving Market Access for South Sudanese Refugees

Country: Uganda; Organisation: PALM Corps: : AT A GLANCE: Improving Market Access for South Sudanese Refugees (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Mejora del acceso al mercado para los refugiados del sur de Sudán (Spanish)

Learning from Failure: Improving Agricultural Input Distribution

Country: Uganda; Organisation: PALM Corps: : AT A GLANCE: Improving Agricultural Input Distribution (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Mejora de la distribución de insumos agrícolas (español)

Good Practice: Enhancing Access to Land for Refugees in Refugee Settlements for Livelihood Transformation

Country: Uganda; Organisation: PALM Corps: : AT A GLANCE: Enhancing Access to Land for Refugees in Refugee Settlements for Livelihood Transformation (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Mejora del acceso a tierra cultivable en los asentamientos de refugiados para la transformación y desarrollo de los medios de vida (Spanish): :  : :  

Good Practice: Tree Planting as a Sustainable Business for Refugees

Country: Uganda; Organisation: AFARD: : AT A GLANCE: Tree Planting as a Sustainable Business for Refugees (inglés): : A UN VISTAZO: Plantando árboles como negocio sostenible para refugiados/as (español)

Good Practice: Transforming Livelihoods of Refugees by Easing Access to Land for Agriculture

Country: Uganda; Organisation: AFARD: : AT A GLANCE: Transforming Livelihoods of Refugees by Easing Access to Land for Agriculture (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Transformandola forma de vidade refugiados/as facilitandoel accesoa terrenopara la agricultura (Español): :  : :  

Fighting Gender-Based Violence in the Context of COVID-19

: Published: June 15, 2020:

Please find the English version of this post on the HORIZONT3000 Blog by clicking here.

Good Practice: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design

Country: Uganda; Organisation: Agency For Integrated Rural Development: : AT A GLANCE: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design (ILUD) approach (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Promoción de permacultura usando el método de Diseño Integrado del Uso de la Tierra (Español): : IN DETAIL: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design (ILUD) approach (English) …

Good Practice: Staff Achievement of Organisational and Project Goals

Country: Uganda; Organisation: BOSCO Uganda: : AT A GLANCE: Staff achievement of organisational and project goals (English): : AT A GLANCE: Las capacidades del personal para alcanzar los objetivos de la organización y del proyecto (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Staff achievement of organisational and project goals (English)

Good Practice: Promotion of a saving and credit culture in target communities

Country: Uganda; Organisation: Caritas Kiyinda-Mityana : : AT A GLANCE: Promotion of a saving and target culture in target communities (English): : AT A GLANCE: Promover una cultura de ahorro y crédito en comunidades destinatarias (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Promotion of a saving and target culture in target communities (English)

SDG Intern Story: A report from Kampala

: Published: March 17, 2020:

I would like to share a report with you from Vanessa Scheungraber – one of our SDG-Interns, who has spent three months in Kampala collaborating in the ERI project. This is what she wants to share about her experience: : : : : In June 2019, after a one-week preparation course, …

Learning from Failure: Farmers´ failing to manage revolving funds for constructing water tanks

Country: Uganda; Organization: Caritas MADDO: : AT A GLANCE: Farmers´failing to manage revolving funds for constructing water tanks (English): : AT A GLANCE: El fallo de agricultores de manejar un fondo rotatorio para construir tanques de agua (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Farmers´failing to manage revolving funds for constructing water tanks (English)

KNOW-HOW3000 Uganda

CoPs Objective: Restricted exchange area for Annika and Jana regarding the planning of KNOW-HOW3000 activities in Uganda.: : Facilitators: Annika Witte & Jana Ongoma Schwerdtfeger: : Founded: 2019: : Planung der KH3000 Aktivitäten in Uganda austauschen: : : Please login to access file manager.: : Discussion Board …

Sharing knowledge on Securing Livelihoods for South Sudanese Refugees

: Published: December 19, 2020:

Sharing knowledge on securing livelihoods for South Sudanese refugees was the theme of a recent sharing event in Arua (20.-21.11.2019), Uganda organised by the resident NGO PALM Corps together with AFARD and HORIZONT3000. The event concluded the first joint project by AFARD and PALM Corps that aimed at securing livelihoods for South Sudanese refugees and host communities …

Learning from failure: Ignoring the power of women to influence men

Country: Uganda; Organization: Loyoro Catholic Parish: : AT A GLANCE: Ignoring the power of women to influence men (English): : AT A GLANCE: Ignoring the power of women to influence men (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Ignoring the power of women to influence men (English)

Good Practice: Connectivity, Electricity, and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3)

Country: Uganda; Organization: Battery Operated System for Community Outreach (BOSCO): : AT A GLANCE: Connectivity, Electricity, and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3) (English): : AT A GLANCE: Connectivity, Electricity, and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3) (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Connectivity, Electricity, and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3) (English): : Additional Material: : Booklet:

Go Green With Schools

: Published: November 18, 2019:

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Hi, my name is Silke Goos, since November 2018 I am working with the Partner Organisation AFIRD and I would like to tell you more about our project that I am fully convinced of. The project deals with permaculture trainings in primary schools …

Good Practice: Environmental Sanitation at Lacor Hospital

Country: Uganda; Organization: St Mary’s Hospital Lacor: : AT A GLANCE: Environmental Sanitation at Lacor Hospital (English): : AT A GLANCE: Saneamiento Ambiental en el Hospital Lacor (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Environmental Sanitation at Lacor Hospital (English)

Good Practice: Community Health Diagnosis - WASH Needs Assessment

Country: Uganda; Organization: Partners for Community Health and Development Organisation (PACHEDO): : AT A GLANCE: Community Health Diagnosis – WASH needs assessment (English): : AT A GLANCE: Diagnóstico de salud comunitario – WASH evaluación de necesidades (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Community Health Diagnosis – WASH needs assessment (English)

Arriving on a TA assignment in Kampala, Uganda, East Africa

: Published: September 19, 2019:

As Flying TAs, Agnes and I arrived in Uganda in mid-August curious to meet our new colleagues at the Regional Office East Africa (ROEA) and the various Partner Organisations we will work with. Our first days were organised smoothly: we were introduced to the city of Kampala by ROEA drivers, went apartment hunting and got acquainted with …

Good Practice: Entrepreneurial Solid Waste Management

Country: Uganda; Organization: Youth Environment System (YES): : AT A GLANCE: Entrepreneurial Solid Waste Management (English): : AT A GLANCE: Gestión empresarial de residuos sólidos (Spanish): : : AT A GLANCE: Gestion entrepreneuriale des déchets solides (French): : IN DETAIL: Entrepreneurial Solid Waste Management (English): : IN DETAIL: Gestion entrepreneuriale des

Good Practice: Promotion of Professional Social Work (PROSOWO)

Country: Uganda; Organization: Department of Social work and Social Administration, Makerere University: : AT A GLANCE: PROSOWO – Professional Social Work towards Social Development and Poverty Reduction in East Africa (English): : AT A GLANCE: PROSOWO – Professional Social Work towards Social Development and Poverty Reduction in East Africa (Spanish): :

Good Practice: GIS - Geo Information Systems

Country: Uganda; Organization: Makerere University: : AT A GLANCE: Improved business processes and geodate based asset managament for better water supply (English): : AT A GLANCE: Improved business processes and geodate based asset managament for better water supply (Spanish)

Sector Update #1: Rural Development & Natural Resource Management

: Published: August 16, 2019:

Together with the launch of the KNOW-HOW3000 News Area, we are also initiating the Sector Update Series and I am excited to be the first one to update our Community on what the Rural Development sector is up to right now.: : Just to give you an idea about what you can expect from this series: We, the Sector …

Comparing faith-based and secular NGOs

: Published: November 12, 2019:

In the field of development cooperation, there are mainly two actors who implement projects, namely; faith-based organizations (FBO) and secular non-governmental organizations. Although both of them have similar aims, they are very different in terms of operation, still, when it comes to terms and definitions, the boundaries are often blurry.: : For over 5 years, the Cultural Research Centre …

Good Practice: Community outreach using ICT

Country: Uganda; Organization: Battery Operated System for Community Outreach (BOSCO): : AT A GLANCE: Community outreach using Information and Communication Technology (ICT) (English): : AT A GLANCE: Extensión comunitaria a través de la tecnología de la información y la comunicación (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Community outreach using Information and Communication

TRAININGS ON PROJECT CYCLE MANAGEMENT

Together with our Member Organisations Brothers and Sister in Need, DKA Austria and Welthaus Graz we already organized two trainings in 2018 for our Partner Organisations in Uganda and Tanzania.: : Topic of the Trainings was Project Cycle Management (PCM) with the objective to deepen the knowledge of the employees …

SHARING EVENTS

From 25th – 27th of October we organized a knowledge sharing event in Kampala, Uganda! In total, 27 organisations from East Africa were meeting to share their knowledge and experiences on CSOs engagement in „Policy Dialogue”. For more Information on the pilot consortia project on policy dialogue visit our project map(information only available in German)!: : One sharing event in Papua New Guinea was held on School Management from 22.–23. of …

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