Social Forestry in Uganda: Setting a Precedent

 
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Moses [Organic Perspectives] and Mathius [TFTF]

Moses [Organic Perspectives] and Mathius [TFTF]
Moses Baleese of Organic Perspectives and Mathius Lukwago [Uganda Program Coordinator - Trees for the Future] discuss with local farmers at a community nursery, Buyende - Aug 30, 2012 (view small | med | large | orig)

Anthony Kalulu listening to Mathius' facilitation

Anthony Kalulu listening to Mathius' facilitation
Anthony Kalulu (second right) of Organic Perspectives listens to the training on agroforestry by Mathius Lukwago [Trees for the Future's Uganda Program Coordinator] at a community nursery [Aug 30, 12] (view small | med | large | orig)

A local leader welcomes Organic Persp & TFTF

A local leader welcomes Organic Persp & TFTF
A local leader [member of a PEG] welcomes Anthony and Moses [of Organic Perspectives] and Mathius Lukwago - Trees for the Future's Uganda Program Coordinator] at a training workshop [August 30, 2012] (view small | med | large | orig)

Calliandra saplings at a community nursery

Calliandra saplings at a community nursery
Calliandra saplings at a community nursery in Buyende (view small | med | large | orig)

Nursery in Magogo [Kamuli]

Nursery in Magogo [Kamuli]
Transplanting seedlings at a nursery in Magogo [Kamuli district] begins today Sept 14, 2012. Had a meeting today with local people, their village chairperson and Robert Mawerere [head of our PEG here] (view small | med | large | orig)

Nursery in Magogo [Kamuli]

Nursery in Magogo [Kamuli]
Robert Mawerere tours a calliandra seedbed from which he will start giving out seedlings to locals on September 14, 2012. (view small | med | large | orig)

A barren land--to be reforested with hedges

A barren land--to be reforested with hedges
Seeking to take tree planting to his home village [Kagulu], Anthony [Organic Perspectives] tours [Sept 14, 2012] his mother's backyard that's devoid of trees!--and starts a nursery here the same day (view small | med | large | orig)

Kids starting a nursery for their grandmother

Kids starting a nursery for their grandmother
Buyinza and Nangobi--10 and 12--initiating a nursery [Sept 14, 2012] for their Grandmother [Nabirye] in Kagulu [Buyende]. "We destroyed a lot of our jackfruit to feed goats last summer"--the kids say (view small | med | large | orig)

Nabirye starts up her own tree nursery

Nabirye starts up her own tree nursery
Nabirye [mother of Anthony, Organic Perspectives] and her grand-kids set up a nursery at home--Sept 14, 2012. Taking agroforestry to his home village for the first time, Anthony needs an example here (view small | med | large | orig)

Nabirye starts up her own tree nursery

Nabirye starts up her own tree nursery
Nabirye [mother of Anthony, Organic Perspectives] and her grand-kids set up a nursery at home--Sept 14, 2012. Taking agroforestry to his home village for the first time, Anthony needs an example here (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Organic Perspectives
Organic Perspectives

Kamuli, Eastern Uganda, Uganda
http://www.organic-persp.org

Project Leader

Anthony Kalulu

Kamuli, Uganda

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