Mvule Community Development - Bupaluka - Namutumba

Visit by Alex Bamulumbye on 2018-08-29

Report ID
2758
Created by
Alex Bamulumbye
Created date
2018-08-29 08:53:44 UTC
Modified by
Alex Bamulumbye
Modified date
2018-08-30 01:57:47 UTC
Trip Time
10:15-18:00 (7 h 45 m)
Village Time
12:47-15:19 (2 h 32 m)
Travel Time
5 h 13 m

Current State

Participation Rating
Success
The do have food for their families 
Village Critical Needs
None 
Village Action Steps
To attend meetings 
Staff Action Steps
To call the leaders and remind them of the next meeting 
Sanitation Hygiene Committee
yes 
Water Users Committee
yes 
Other Class Notes
 
Community Ownership
unknown 
Ownership Story
 
Three Stone Fires
unknown 
Access to Clean Water
yes 
Open Defecation
unknown 
Water Access Explain
 
Prevent Ownership
None 
Allow Ownership
The unity among the community members. 
Village Notes
The people have food to feed their families.The rain season is on and the people are busy weeding their crops. 

Tree delivery

Mvule
200 
Musizi
50 
Mango
Orange
How Many Men Attended
17 
How Many Women Attended
35 
Staff Attendees
Alex Bamulumbye,Nate Barton 
Government Attendees
LC1 
Visitor Attendees
None 
Total Attendance
52 
Program
Mvule Project 
Notes
When Alex B and Nate arrived at Bupaluka,they found the members waiting for them at the usual meeting place. The meeting began with prayer that was led by Mutooto the chairperson. Alex B thanked the members for turning up for the meeting.He told them as they delivered the mvule,musizi and giant lira seedlings to plant. It had rained a day before and it was even cloudy. He told them that the seedlings must be plated that very day,and since this is rain season.The holes was ready to be planted in the seedlings.He told the leaders of the group to help the members about the exercise of planting the seedlings. The members were extremely happy and thankful to kibo group for the tree seedlings. They promised to plant the trees that very day. They were waiting for them and ready to plant them. The chairperson of the group Mr.Mutooto asked the members to corporate during the exercise of planting the trees. He promised to check up with the members and see that all the trees are planted. Alex B demonstrated by planting one mvule as the members were watching and learning how to plant. Nate Barton planted one and the chairperson of the group Mutooto planted one. The members promised to plant them as they learnt from Alex. 

Next Visit: 2018-09-05 - Purpose: To teach the members how to care for the trees that was given to them by kibo group.

Report Photos

4216 Alex B was demonstrating to the members how to plant the mvule seedling.
4219 Nate Barton planted mvule in Bupaluka as the rest of the members were watching.