BOSCO participates in Rural Electrification Workshop

BOSCO’s CE3 Program Manager Tonny Okwonga recently participated in a workshop highlighting off-grid electrification in Northern Uganda. The workshop, Towards universal energy access: Uganda, organized by the United Nations Foundation (UNF) and World Wide Fund for Nature-Uganda Country Office (WWF UCO) was held on July 22nd 2014. The workshop was aimed at highlighting the progress … Continue reading BOSCO participates in Rural Electrification Workshop

Towers for northern Uganda: BOSCO-Uganda Aims to Expand ICT Infrastructure

He’s installed, repaired, or maintained 339 communications towers worldwide, has a patent for a certain type of cellular tower structure and, already this year, he’s logged over 80,000 miles of international flights. Jim Hulse and his wife Connie have endured extreme temperatures, tropical diseases, and even para-military kidnappings in their career as missionaries; a career … Continue reading Towers for northern Uganda: BOSCO-Uganda Aims to Expand ICT Infrastructure

Alero Training Week Pairs Knowledge with Smiles

–By Sarah Lovejoy This week’s Alero-based Training of Trainers (TOT) is off to a wonderful start. Opening with responses to the question, “What is a computer,” including one man’s first time ever touching or even seeing a computer, the session wrapped up with photo editing. The BOSCO team expects continued success throughout the week-long training, … Continue reading Alero Training Week Pairs Knowledge with Smiles

Thursday, 18th April Job Advert by BOSCO-Uganda

BOSCO-Uganda Job advert-Announcements BOSCO-Uganda is seeking to recruit 3 (Three) suitably qualified personnel for the positions of Project Assistant (Technical), Project Assistant (Training) and Accounts Assistant to contribute to the implementation of specific components of the Programme Intervention. Interested candidates may send their handwritten applications along with a copy of CV, names and contact details … Continue reading Thursday, 18th April Job Advert by BOSCO-Uganda

Archbishop Odama of Gulu Wins Another Peace Award

Archbishop Odama, 4th from right, during the inception of BOSCO-Uganda

Gulu Archbishop John the Baptist Odama recently received the 2012 Peacemaker Award in Gulu, Uganda presented by World Vision to commemorate the International Day of Peace. Archbishop Odama has been a staunch supporter of BOSCO-Uganda since its inception. As the leader of the Gulu Archdiocese, Archbishop Odama has provided outstanding leadership and guidance to BOSCO-Uganda over the past five years. Continue reading “Archbishop Odama of Gulu Wins Another Peace Award”