Blogs and News

Community Youth Parliaments in the seven Ghetto communities are on the way.

These are platforms provided to amplify the youth voices. A ... .../Read More!

Picture: Sserunjogi in his urban garden

Twenty-three-year-old Sserunjogi Ashraf, a resident of Mutungo, a Kampala suburb, belonged to a group of friends, who engaged in activities he did... .../Read More!

When 30-year-old Nelson Ariaka passed by a green space at the Christian Youth Missionary Group Kinawataka (CYMGK), he got so much inspired by what... .../Read More!

Golden Times Primary School pupils harvesting vegetables from their urban garden

More than 50 learners at Golden Times Primary School located in Makindye, a Kampala suburb, have been sensitised on the issues related to climate... .../Read More!

Seedlings in the YLAB nursery

To achieve the objective of bringing different urban farming technologies closer to the residents of Kirombe ghetto community, Footmarks... .../Read More!

Network for Active Citizens in partnership with Dreamtown and the institute in Copenhagen KVUC will conduct an exchange trip to Copenhagen for a... .../Read More!

Key of the biggest challenges in organizational resilience is the capacity to attract and maintain human resource that is motivated and empowered... .../Read More!


Mercy Monica was born and raised in Arua like any other child. It was until when she turned 24 years that she got medical complication with her... .../Read More!

“One year with NAC and CSSN is equal to 4 years SSURA took to breakthrough in Arua city.”. Said Batali the Programs Coordinator of the South Sudan Refugee Association-SSURA.

SSURA is one of the refugee-led and serving organizations selected to participate and benefit from the Open Civic Space for youth project in Arua... .../Read More!

Tusubira making organic manure for his garden

Dropping out of school after completing Senior Six did have a dent on Nicholas Tusuubira. However, he fully knew that it was up to him to seek... .../Read More!

 Lule harvesting vegetables in his garden

Lule harvesting vegetables in his garden

The 2020 lockdown as a result of the high rate of the spread of the coronavirus broke the financial backs of many people. Lule Amir Joshua, a... .../Read More!

Masika takes part in a community clean-up exercise in Katwe

Masika takes part in a community clean-up exercise in Katwe

Masika Melve is a refugee youth from the Democratic Republic of Congo, currently residing in Katwe Kibuye I, one of the suburbs of Kampala. Masika... .../Read More!

Network for Active Citizens-NAC  has Volunteer placement in Uganda.

We are open to receiving volunteers from all over the world to engage... .../Read More!

The bags where usinguzi plants his vegetables

Musinguzi David is an urban farmer in Makindye, Wasswa zone. Musinguzi says he learnt the benefits of urban farming from a Ghetto Go Green... .../Read More!

a picture of a young man whom I pictured throwing a plastic bottle on the road

It may come as a surprise to many people that it is actually very wrong to litter or dump on the streets or by the road respectively.The practice... .../Read More!

Flood waters in Kirombe

Manyattta is a zone in Kirombe, a Kampala suburb. Residents famously know the area as where flooding never ceases. No matter the amount of the... .../Read More!

Maganda washing the plastic bags in a stream of water

Poor disposal of polythene bags in Uganda is still a big challenge although numerous initiatives and laws have been imposed to help solve the... .../Read More!

Uganda is already witnessing the impacts of climate change on its environment. One of the visible effects of climate change is the disappearing... .../Read More!