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In Uganda, Picking Up the Pieces with South Sudanese Refugees

After major conflict erupted in South Sudan this past December, individuals and families started crossing the border into Uganda, seeking refuge. Many have been going to Adjumani, a district in northern Uganda, which is where I’m reporting from today.

Through Innovative Program, Women Vow to Eradicate Gender-Based Violence in Uganda

Since the early 1990s, northern Uganda has been victim to one of Africa’s longest running conflicts caused by the notorious rebel group Lord's Resistance Army, (LRA) which aims to overthrow the current government. Due to the extreme forms of violence the rebels use, especially gender-based violence (GBV), as a weapon against women and children, 1.5 million people have been displaced over the course of the last two decades.

Concrete knowledge: Concrete practice training for ACF

Concrete training guide outlining the history of concrete, the faults in its use, and its benefit. 

Installation and Maintenance Manual for Hand Pump Technicians and Borehole Caretakers: Uganda Mission

This manual was prepared to facilitate boreholes sustainability. It is deisgned as an elementary guide for hand pump technicians that are involved in the major and minor repairs of hand pumps in a community, specifically the India Mark II. 

Karamoja Productive Asset Program (KPAP): Small Earth Dam Technical Assessment Report

This report is a technical evaluation of small earth dams in Karamoja. It reviews the general observations and criticisms of the dams in the program. 

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