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Solar Sister

September 29, 2010 – 10:28 am
Solar Sister

Solar Sister proves that entrepreneurship and environmentalism can work together to improve the living conditions of African communities.
Solar Sister works with women in Sudan and Uganda to set up their own solar micro-businesses and sell …

Camilla Barungi

August 13, 2010 – 12:14 pm
Camilla Barungi

Camilla Barugi is a citizen of the world. She was born in Uganda and after spending her youth traveling Africa, she attended school in California and traveled throughout the United States and Europe.
Barungi is best-known …

Bwindi Orphan Development Centre

August 11, 2010 – 2:50 pm
Bwindi Orphanage

Uganda has a little more than half of the world’s population of mountain gorillas, and environmental tourism in Uganda is being used to create social change for Ugandans.
As mountain gorilla tourism in the area became …

Jane Goodall Institute

August 4, 2010 – 9:53 am
Jane Goodall

The Jane Goodall Institute supports chimpanzee research as well as preserving the chimpanzee’s habitat and educating young people about taking care of the environment. Their program Roots & Shoots encourages young people to get involved …

Barton Brooks – Global Colors

July 6, 2010 – 4:04 pm
barton brooks

Global Colors was founded by Barton Brooks and he continues to run day to day operations. He thought it would be better to go out and try to make a difference, rather than complain about …

The Advocacy Project

June 8, 2010 – 1:30 pm
The Advocacy Project

The Advocacy Project (AP) is a nongovernmental organization based in Washington, DC, with a field office in Kampala, Uganda. AP secured non-profit status in July 2001.
Our mission is to produce social change by helping marginalized …