Grassroots Uganda- Empowering African Women

Mission: Grassroots Uganda- Empowering African Women is an NGO working with Women in the slums and rural areas of Uganda. We provide training in craft making, business skills, and money management, while paying our Artisans fair wages for their work. Our Mission is to give our women a hand up, instead of a hand out, so that they can pull themselves out of poverty. Founding Principles and Our Purpose: Women are the backbone of Uganda. They carry out all the domestic duties of life without running water, electricity, or any of the basic conveniences of modern life. Th...

oyster nuts

oyster nuts
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cashew apples

cashew apples
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rubarb buds emerging from the soil

rubarb buds emerging from the soil
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horseradish roots

horseradish roots
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mountain papaya and lyche seedlings

mountain papaya and lyche seedlings
Photo from Progress Report 'Beautiful Babies' (view small | med | large | orig)

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