A Dedicated Teacher

Beatrice Kebirungi (58) has been a teacher at Ryamugwizi Primary School in rural South West Uganda since the earliest days of the school. For twenty five years, her...

A Successful Entrepreneur in Rural Uganda

One of the most inspiring people I met in Uganda is Bwengye Luciano, Director of Bwelu Investments Ltd. Like many young men in rural Uganda Bwengye (43) started out as...

An inspiring single mother in rural Uganda

This is the story of Alice Bamacungura, a sixty four year old woman with a passion for nurturing children. Alice grew up in a single parent family in the Bushenyi...

A Leader with Vision

This is the story of Rev Robert Mugume, a leader with a vision to transform lives and his local community. Robert (50) is the Regional Bishop for Ibanda with the...

The Women at the Well

Today I met three women from the village of Busingiro in rural Uganda, who told me the story of the natural spring well which their families depend upon for water. Grace...

A young leader with a dream for a better future

I’m visiting Uganda with the REAP Project, a team of brilliant volunteers from Northern Ireland who have returned to Ryamugwizi Primary School in Ibanda, to continue to...

Discovering treasures in the slums of Kampala

  Today I visited the Kosovo slum in Kampala. It’s the poorest community I have ever seen and on the surface it seems like a hopeless place. However this afternoon...

REAP Project 2018

The REAP Project is committed to bringing about positive change through the provision of quality education, clean water, health promotion and other community based projects, by...