“Join us” virtually on January 31st to celebrate the 8th anniversary of our work on BOSCO (Battery Operated Systems for Community Outreach) in Uganda and forthcoming expansion into South Sudan. Groups are already set to gather locally for dinner in Gulu, Uganda, Washington DC, and South Bend, Indiana. You can join them by simply sharing … Continue reading Join the first annual #BoscoDinner on January 31st!
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
By: Maureen Connelly Engineers Without Borders (EWB) is an organization that creates sustainable engineering solutions for communities in need across the globe. My EWB story begins in the Gulu District of Northern Uganda. As a member of the Notre Dame chapter of EWB for 3 years, I have become very passionate about their mission, and … Continue reading “Engineers Without Borders”
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