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Girl’s Dormitories open at Kasiisi Primary School

The girls’ wing of the dormitories at Kasiisi Primary School opened last month at the start of the new school year, adding to the suite of girl focused interventions we have initiated to keep them in school. Girls face many … Continue reading

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A Week at the Kasiisi Project

 We thought you might like a glimpse into what happens during a typical week of project work in Uganda: Below are the minutes of the staff meeting for the week beginning 11/11/14.      

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Bikes for Girls

Thanks to volunteer Oliver Bradley, the Kasiisi Project has an exciting new program to protect girls from sexual harassment , increase their access to education and to promote independence and self reliance: BICYCLES! Long walks to school are a problem … Continue reading

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Girls and Bees

Know a kid who loves bees? or a friend passionate about helping girls stay in school? With the Holiday Season just round the corner are you looking for a great Holiday, Birthday or just an “I Love You” gift. We … Continue reading

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Girls’ Empowerment

                  Students from 7 schools competed in a Drama, Music and Dance competition, focused on issues of sexual health, girl’s empowerment and equal access to education. This competition, the culmination of 6 … Continue reading

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Summer News from Uganda

      The US summer brings  new groups of young volunteers to Uganda and with them a come a range of fun and educational activities for the schools – always a high point of the year for our students. … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project Girls’ Program

                             Thanks to a generous grant from the Lalor Burdick Foundation we have been able to deepen the content of  our Girls’ Health Education Program,  and for … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project and Conservation of Kibale National Park Videos

We have 2 videos linking the Kasiisi Project and conservation made  by Ronan Donovan and Caroline Riss in 2014.  The first one is new but you may have seen the second one before. We are posting it again in case … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project Schools Top the Exam Tables

Two more Kasiisi Project Schools have joined Kasiisi Primary School at the top of the Primary Leaving Exam League Tables – Kigarama and Kiko scoring averages of 12.4 and 13.0 respectively (lower scores are better). Kigarama had  57% of its … Continue reading

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Running for Education

  Allison Rosenberg, Harvard graduate, Kasiisi Project Volunteer and  Field Director for 6 months, will be running the DC Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon on March 15, to support the Kasiisi Project Scholarship Program. Allison worked with the Kasiisi Project … Continue reading

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