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Youth Peace Building Project (Youth PBP)

The Youth Peace Building Project (Youth PBP) was a two year project implemented by Integrated Community Development Initiative (ICODI) with Support from Mbarara District Local Government. The project’s major aim was to promote peace and embrace diversity among youth and adult population in Mbarara District through engaging youth in schools and communities in peace building initiatives. This project involved; (1) ...

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Empowering Women and Youth through Vocational Skills Training Project

Empowering Women and Youth through Vocational Skills Training Project (EWeYVOST): Vocational skills training is one of the best strategies to equip people with employable knowledge and skills and also away of equipping people with skills of innovation and creativity. It’s a strategy that helps people to not only get employed but also to be in position to identify opportunities and ...

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Youth Empowerment Program (YEP)

YEP project empowers rural community youth in different social and economic aspects. It is an ongoing program that trains the rural school dropout youth in modern agriculture and other entrepreneurship skills. This project is operating in Mbarara District-south western Uganda and targeting youth aged 18-35. So far the program has trained 418 youth in modern agricultural techniques, record keeping, money ...

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Project Management Skills for Primary and Secondary School Teachers and Administrators (PMASPAST-Project)

The one year project aimed at delivering project management skills training to primary and secondary school teachers and administrators in Mbarara District-South Western Uganda. The ultimate purpose was to enable the teachers and administrators to possess knowledge and skills in project management such that they can transfer the same knowledge and skills to their students through integrating project management learning ...

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Scaling Up Comprehensive HIV/AIDS Awareness and Prevention Interventions in Rural Communities of Mbarara and Isingiro Districts (SUCHAPI-PROJECT)

Mbarara and Isingiro Districts are located in south western Uganda. These are one of the districts in Uganda with high HIV prevalence rates. Western region is also one of those regions in Uganda with inadequate access to HIV/AIDS services. Most of the population in the region (about 65%) is located in rural areas/hard to reach areas where there is inadequate ...

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Small Sustainable Household Income Generating Activities Project (SSHIGAP)

Through the support from Community Agency for Development (CAD), ICODI implemented a project titled “Small Sustainable Household Income Generating Activities Project (SSHIGAP)”. The aim of this project was to support the rural poor families to reduce on the high levels of food insecurity and poverty. The project has trained the beneficiaries in modern farming and agricultural techniques, book keeping, marketing ...

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