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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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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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Dance, Biogas and Baboons

  Harvard Junior Megan Murdock is spending this summer studying traditional Rutooro dances, and teaching Kasiisi Project students western dance. Megan, who is a dancer, choreographer, and teacher with the Harvard Radcliffe Modern Dance Company, and a dancer with the … Continue reading

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Kasiisi – A model school

  Kasiisi Primary School is an official “Model School”. The programs that have contributed to it’s rapid improvement and excellent academic performance, are of interest to the Members of Parliament and Government Officials from all over Uganda who visited the … Continue reading

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Farm News

  Two exciting events have occurred on our project farm. To mark the visit of Kasiisi Porridge Project trustee Pat Smith and his wife Liz our first piglets were born. Among those happy to welcome the new arrivals were agricultural … Continue reading

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US Ambassador visits the Kasiisi Project

  Yesterday was an exciting one for the Kasiisi Project when it was honored to welcome US Ambassador Scott Delisi and his wife Leija to Kasiisi Primary School. Ambassador Delisi was joined by the Member of Parliament from Burahya County, … Continue reading

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Protecting Kibale Forest

In support of our mission to conserve Kibale National Park we have been involving our students in a number of initiatives over the summer which are designed to get them thinking about things that they can do to help protect … Continue reading

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Peace Corps Volunteer joins the Kasiisi Project

We are delighted to welcome Peace Corps volunteer Keith Miller to the Kasiisi Project. Keith who has  degree in Environmental Health Science is a wonderful match for our organisation. Although he has been  has been assigned to us for the … Continue reading

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First Pigs arrive at Kasiisi Farm as Children debate Forest Conservation

Pigs arrive on the Kasiisi Project Farm Named in honor of 6  key Kasiisi Project women , our first piglets have arrived at the Kasiisi farm. Sonya, Caroline, Amy,  Kate, Emily and Lydia – fecund mothers of the future we … Continue reading

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First Eggs!

The Kasiisi Project Farm is in the egg business! Yesterday we had our very first egg, followed by number 2 today. With around 580 laying birds we expect to become  serious egg producers in the next few weeks.

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