All posts tagged "Education"

  • Street Questions

    In almost every town you visit in Uganda, you will bump into kids lining the streets, not to welcome you or wish you well, but with their hands out – in search of food and money. The...

    • Posted October 28, 2019
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  • Cash-strapped Parenting

    Parenting is a nightmare – one that you very rarely wake up from. Nightmares are often bearable because at some point you wake up and swing back into the real world. Parenting is something else, it is...

    • Posted September 16, 2019
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  • The Joy of Growing Up

    Growing up in Africa is so much fun. The vast majority of African kids enjoy an interesting childhood littered with wild dreams and aspirations that could swing from one end of the spectrum to the other with...

    • Posted June 26, 2019
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  • Forlorn Education

    Nearly two decades ago when the all-so-wonderful Government of Uganda was introducing Universal Primary Education (UPE) it seemed apparent that the days of illiteracy and a massive young unlearned population were coming to an end. The four-children-study-free...

    • Posted February 2, 2017
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  • True Leadership (Day 7)

    While some people insist that leaders are born not made, there are others who argue that you can be born a half wit of a human but turn out to become the greatest leader there ever lived....

    • Posted August 17, 2016
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