Pig Rearing Project for Widows in Cameroon

 
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Empowering Through Piggery Project

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Masaka, Uganda
Map of EMPOWERING THROUGH PIGGERY PROJECT Ntungamo Parish Development Committe is distributing pure breeding stock procured from the ministry of agriculture,two weaner pig i.e male and female are distributed this coupled with the expected productivity range between 14-26 piglets.Through this program,many people have drastically benefited more especially women. Read more.
Related to project keywords: pig, piglets, piggery, especially women, two

Fighting Poverty Through Piggery Project

By a female, 22-30 years old, in Mbarara, Uganda
Map of FIGHTING POVERTY THROUGH PIGGERY PROJECT In Mbawara district, pork has just introduced and the price is 4000 per kg. and even the local home market is available is abundancy as most of the rural households on a small scale and many people are confined in poverty brackets. With now two subcounties already trends. Mbarara women in action towards poverty has done good in encouraging people to rear pigs on top of distributing quality breeds. Read more.
Related to project keywords: piggery, pigs, two, poverty, local

Protection Of Women Land Rights

By a male, over 60 years old, in Siaya, Kenya
Map of protection of women land rights Prior to the death of her husband in 1995, mary atieno new a widow with five girls had been allocated 5 acres of the family land to farm for the sustainance of her small family. however with the death of her husband Alfred onyango the family the family land was taken by his brother in laws in pretex that he had no son who would inherit the land. she approached family members with local elders with no success as she was formally stopped from tilling the land. she approached a civil society an organisations involved in advocacy of land rights, they in term commissioned kituo cha sheria a legal institution to present this case to court.atieno won this legal battle and has been issued with the title deed as the rightful owner of the land which is farming on. Read more.
Related to project keywords: legal, rights, farming, local, involved

Academic Booster

By a male, 31-45 years old, in Kakamega, Kenya
Map of Academic booster My name is george ambiri and am a parent at Highway ECDE center.This is an institution that is significantly promoting our community and i feel it deserves all the support having led an example in matters of education.Our children are getting quality education and developing into hopefuls in a very short time.I support an orphan child called Euticus Ayugi in this school and because it is a pocket friendly institution,out not for business but has a balance between satisfying the needs of the community with quality education and resources for its own sustainability,it has been possible for me to pay for the orphan alongside two of my own and i intend to take them through the process.However it is also my prayer that if such a bright child might get a sponsor then the sky i the limit for this child whose dream is to become a pilot. Read more.
Related to project keywords: two, pay, education children, process, possible

Acquiring Him With A Safe Place To Sleep.

By a male, in Jinja, Uganda
Map of Acquiring him with a safe place to sleep. Henrye Sebuliba is a resident of mpumudde who said that he came to this place when he is young.He added that since he never went to school his friends were alcoholics.and it took him no time to get adapted to their behaviours. On top of that he had no job . A day before he was supposed to feed the friends with pots of malwa and alcohol and he had to get a way of getting money.He went steal around 8:00pm. He went to a shop and asked for a big size of shoe polish but after getting it he started to run away and that day he servived. For him, unlike his friends, liked female partners very much and at his age of 26, he was looking like a 50 year old man.Sebuliba had no house but was sleeping in the unfinished house within mpumudde. When Ring of hope took its session to mpumudde, he was present in meeting and showed interest as a person was in need of assistance.Ring of hope in addition to its activities,it convised the owner of Kateyamba reharb in mpumudde to accept to keep Sebuliba.The leader owners accepted and Sebuliba is now living in the destuted home.He eats and drinks well He thank Ring of hope. Read more.
Related to project keywords: addition, activities, feed, friends, top

Kazi Kwa Vijana

By a male, 22-30 years old, in Nairobi, Kenya
Map of KAZI KWA VIJANA Although us a government inniative it has been seen to penetrate through down to the "grass-roots" ie to the common man. It is a project specifically targeting the common youths who lay idle in the community probably due to lack of Academic papers or other requirement which make them not able to look for a job -(which had led them to crime or drug abuse) so the idle youths got jobs to work in their respective communities eg in clean-up exercises mostly for a descent pay. Read more.
Related to project keywords: able, pay, crime, common, academic
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Project Leader

Aldous Lekeanyi

Vet Tech, Agric Tech, Volunteer Cooridinator
Buea, SouthWest Cameroon

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