AGE IS JUST A NUMBER: A Tale of Two Elderly Women Who Endured to Complete 6 Weeks of Entrepreneurship Essentials Training

From March to July 2016, BOSCO Uganda, through its mentorship research project trained more than 150 Gulu-based local businessmen in Entrepreneurship Essentials (EE), using a six topic, six week computer-based training program. In this blog article, written by Aloyo Diana who is a facilitator of the EE course, we share the experiences of two elderly … Continue reading AGE IS JUST A NUMBER: A Tale of Two Elderly Women Who Endured to Complete 6 Weeks of Entrepreneurship Essentials Training

HOW I HAVE BENEFITTED FROM BOSCO UGANDA’S ENTREPRENEURSHIP ESSENTIALS TRAINING

My name is Canwat James. I am a 23 year old youth who was born in Mudur village in Paracere Parish, Ogili Sub-county Palabek, Lamwo district which I left many years ago due to rebel insurgency. I operate my business in Gulu main market (basement) where I sew buttons, print names and designs on clothes … Continue reading HOW I HAVE BENEFITTED FROM BOSCO UGANDA’S ENTREPRENEURSHIP ESSENTIALS TRAINING

Joy and Happiness as 51 Trainnees Complete the Entrepreneurhsip Essentials Training and Receive Certificates

It was all joy and happiness on 29 July 2016 as 51 people who had completed a six week entrepreneurship essentials training received their certificates at Bardege ICT Centre in Gulu Town. BOSCO Uganda’s Chief Executive Officer, Fr. Joseph Okumu was present to hand out the certificates. Continue reading Joy and Happiness as 51 Trainnees Complete the Entrepreneurhsip Essentials Training and Receive Certificates

BOSCO UGANDA STAFF RECEIVE INTERNAL CAPACITY BUILDING ON SOLAR & BIO-ENERGY, ICT, HUMAN RIGHTS AND GOVERNANCE

  In line with promoting good practices of organizational development, BOSCO Uganda strives to build the capacity of its human resources in various fields so that they can be knowledgeable and have skills outside their areas of expertise. On Friday 22 July 2016, an internal staff capacity building workshop was held for BOSCO Uganda staff. … Continue reading BOSCO UGANDA STAFF RECEIVE INTERNAL CAPACITY BUILDING ON SOLAR & BIO-ENERGY, ICT, HUMAN RIGHTS AND GOVERNANCE

VIVA!! BOSCO UGANDA: DESMOND ADUPA’S INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE

Desmond Adupa is a second year student pursuing a degree in information and communication technology (ICT) from Gulu University. He is currently undertaking an internship with BOSCO Uganda. He shares his experience of the internship below. When you think about interning at an IT company, say somewhere like Bosco Uganda , you may not immediately … Continue reading VIVA!! BOSCO UGANDA: DESMOND ADUPA’S INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE

OUR INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE THUS FAR: A WORD FROM LUKE & ELLEN, UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME INTERNS

Luke Brennan and Ellen McCourt arrived from the University of Notre Dame in the beginning of June to complete a two-month internship with BOSCO-Uganda. As their time comes to an end, here is what they have to say about their experience thus far: Luke: “When Ellen and I arrived in early June, we were warmly … Continue reading OUR INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE THUS FAR: A WORD FROM LUKE & ELLEN, UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME INTERNS

Empowering People Socially and Economically through Hands on Training in Liquid Soap, Candle and Cake Making

Soap, candles and cakes are basic items we use in our everyday lives of people, and yet many people do not know how they are made. With the right ingredients and a few hours of time, the items can be easily made from the comfort of one’s home. With this in mind, BOSCO Uganda organized … Continue reading Empowering People Socially and Economically through Hands on Training in Liquid Soap, Candle and Cake Making