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Kasiisi Students Celebrate Earth Day

Students from Nyabweya Primary Schools represented the Kasiisi Project/ Kibale Forest Schools’ Program at Earth Day celebrations hosted by UNITE in southern Kibale National Park. This is a great opportunity for us to share what we are doing and to … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Photography Project 2015

In collaboration with the Urban Assembly School in the Bronx, Bronx Zoo and Brookwood School in Manchester, Massachusetts, we have launched our photography project for 2015. Helped by Princeton in Africa volunteer Max Sugarman, students from Kiko primary school are … Continue reading

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Drop Everything and Read Day at Kasiisi Project Schools

  Seven Kasiisi Project/Kibale Forest Schools Program schools participated in Uganda’s Drop Everything and Read Day on March 5th – Kasiisi School lent books to Pere Achte, Iruhuura, Kiko and Kiamara. Kigarama now has its own library  and Kyakatara was … Continue reading

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Kigarama Library Gets 3000 New Books

Kasiisi Project Literacy Director, Barbara Stevens and her husband Wayne Lobb spent 3 weeks unpacking and shelving  3,000 books at Kigarama library in February. Thanks to donations from Weston Public Library, Trinitarian Congregational Church in Concord, MA, and UK based … 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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Kasiisi Project Bees, Honey and Elephants

Bees are wonderful – did you know that Honey bees will tap about two million flowers and fly 50,000 miles  to make one pound of honey ? And then there is their vital role in pollinating our food. We hope … Continue reading

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Social Entrepreneurship at Kasiisi

This summer MIT D-Lab student Nai Kalema, visited  Uganda as a follow up to her classwork, to work alongside teachers in Kasiisi Project schools to develop a pilot program introducing the concept of Social Entrepreneurship, the process of pursuing innovative solutions … 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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West Point 2014

  For a third year we welcomed a group of West Point Cadets and their Professor to the Kasiisi Project. This year they focused on 2 water related projects. The first was to ensure that all our schools had working  … Continue reading

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Another Kasiisi Scholar Excels, Virtual Cultural Exchange and Photography!

Namara Godwin Another Kasiisi Project Scholar has excelled in his Grade 12 leaving exams, to become our third highest scoring scholar ever. Namara Godwin scored 18/20 in his A Levels – results that qualify him for a government scholarship to university. … Continue reading

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