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What do you want to see in Kampala in 2042?

Reflections from the ‘Pathways to Resilience Vision-building workshop’ in Kampala. After a months-long flurry of preparations, the combined ResNexus group held an exciting vision-building workshop at the Grand Global Hotel in Kampala on the 26th of September 2017. The workshop brought together policy practitioners, academics, NGO’s in the Water, Energy Read more…

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The vulnerable elderly in African cities – A morning spent with Jajja Nakimera in Bwaise / Уязвимите възрастни хора в африканските градове – една сутрин, прекарана с Джаджа Накимера в Бвайзе

Today Tonny, Doreen and I are in Bwaise, in an area also known as KiMombasa – famous for its nightlife. We are shadowing Jajja Nakimera. Jajja in Luganda means Grandmother and it is a designation signalling respect from the younger members of society at large. “My husband is here!” she Read more…

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Making matooke for a growing family in Kanyogoga – A visit to Betty’s place / Приготвяне на матооке за едно растящо семейство в Каньогога – посещение при Бети

A goat eats sweet potato peelings from a sack hanging by the goat pen while children skip around the pen making sure to avoid the small channels of water flowing around it. The air is filled with a confusing mix of the stench from the mounds of solid waste and the Read more…