Mvule Community Development - Maliga - Namutumba

Visit by Alex Bamulumbye on 2018-08-24

Report ID
Created by
Alex Bamulumbye
Created date
2018-08-24 10:44:46 UTC
Modified by
Alex Bamulumbye
Modified date
2018-08-27 02:11:02 UTC
Trip Time
10:16-17:44 (7 h 28 m)
Village Time
12:43-15:10 (2 h 27 m)
Travel Time
5 h 1 m

Current State

Participation Rating
The rain season is on and the community was busy in their gardens. 
Village Critical Needs
Village Action Steps
To attend meetings 
Staff Action Steps
To call the leaders and remind them of the next visit. 
Sanitation Hygiene Committee
Water Users Committee
Other Class Notes
Community Ownership
Ownership Story
Three Stone Fires
Access to Clean Water
Open Defecation
Water Access Explain
Prevent Ownership
Allow Ownership
The community is eager to learn 
Village Notes
Since the rain season has started,the people are planting their crops. 

Tree delivery

How Many Men Attended
How Many Women Attended
Staff Attendees
Abraham Mulongo,Alex Bamulumbye 
Government Attendees
Visitor Attendees
Total Attendance
Mvule Project 
When Alex and Abraham arrived at Maliga upper,they found the members waiting for them at the usual meeting place. They had prayer together that was led by Fiida the chairperson of the Group. Alex B told them as they took the the mvule,musizi and lari seedling for them to plant.He asked the members if they are ready to plant them and the response was they yes.He told them as Abraham was to Lead them through the demonstration of how to plant the seedlings. Abraham thanked the members for turning up for the meeting and to receive the seedlings to plant. He told them as trees are very important to human life. He reminded them to plant other types of different trees. The people cut trees down but they do not replace what has been used up or cut down. He told them how especially mvule is had to raise up and that need always much attention from time of planting to when it is of one year. Alex,Abraham and the community went to Fiida the chairperson for the demonstration of planting the trees. Abraham asked the members to watch and learn as he planted the mvule seedling. This was done to hole that was dug and since all the members have them ready,it was needful for them to observe. The members came closer to see and they were excited for the demonstration. They were told to go and plant their seedlings like how it was demonstrated. Fiida the chairperson of the group planted one seedling after observing how Abraham planted.This was done to one of the holes she dug. Alex B asked the members to plant plant the seedlings that evening and do watering in the morning and late evening if their no rain.He reminded them to love their tree and see the grow. 

Next Visit: 2018-08-31 - Purpose: To teach the members how to care for the trees they plated from kibo group.

Report Photos

4129 Abraham was demonstrating to the people of Maliga upper how to plant mvule seedling.