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Marketing, Accounting and a Wildlife Club that Rocks!

Marketing and Accounting Volunteers Through the great work of  two UK based charities Accounting for International Development, which provides  help to development organisations that, due to their limited resources, are unable to access vital accounting and financial management trainin, and … Continue reading

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Kasiisi Project Summer Updates

The US summer is always a busy time with Kasiisi Project Programs. Below are updates on some of the projects we have been involved in in 2013. Opening of new Kasiisi Project Library The third Kasiisi Project Primary School Library was … Continue reading

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Girl Rising Premiers In Uganda at Kasiisi Primary School

 Girl Rising Girl Rising had its Ugandan premier at Kasiisi Primary School. The film which is directed by Academy Award nominee Richard Robbins and produced by 10×10, and has been showing in US cinemas, “celebrates the strength of the human … 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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Photography Project at Kigarama Primary School

Liyun Jin following her graduation from Harvard College in May, spent  a month in Uganda volunteering with the Kasiisi Project. Li used her photographic interests and  talents to  offer an after school photography class to the children at Kigarama Primary … Continue reading

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Biogas Digester at Kasiisi Primary School

A lot happened with the Kasiisi Project over the summer. Rather than one long post we will be sending  multiple short blogs over the next few weeks to update you. One of the most novel and exciting events was the … Continue reading

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Skyping the world, The Harvard Crimson, Teacher Scholarships, Travel to Uganda

Skyping the World Students from Kyanyawara primary school Skyped with peers at Brookwood School in Massachusetts,  to discuss the challenges of finding enough cooking fuel in rural Uganda and how to design fuel efficient stoves. Rich Lehrer the imagination behind … Continue reading

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Welcome to the New Kasiisi Project Website

Welcome to the new Kasiisi Project Website! We invite you to spend some time exploring the new site. Some of the special new features include: 1. Volunteer Statements: Past Volunteers tell about their experiences with the Kasiisi Project. 2. Scholar … Continue reading

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Summer Updates 2 – Nutrition, Health and the School Farm

Brennan’s study subjects at Kasiisi wearing belt computers at lunch Weighing at Kigarama Upper-arm circumference at Kasiisi Dietary recall questionnaires at Kyanyawara Presenting results at Kiko The summer of 2011 also saw lots of activity in our nutrition and health … Continue reading

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