Mvule Community Development - Bupaluka - Namutumba

Visit by Alex Bamulumbye on 2018-09-17

Report ID
Created by
Alex Bamulumbye
Created date
2018-09-17 07:11:27 UTC
Modified by
Alex Bamulumbye
Modified date
2018-09-18 05:17:18 UTC
Trip Time
10:15-17:11 (6 h 56 m)
Village Time
12:50-14:51 (2 h 1 m)
Travel Time
4 h 55 m

Current State

Participation Rating
The community has finished to plant crops like maize,groundnuts and beans. 
Village Critical Needs
Village Action Steps
To attend meeting and discuss issues that can help them to make development. 
Staff Action Steps
To call the leaders and renind them for the next meeting. 
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 unity among the community members. 
Village Notes
The community is busy weeding their crops they planted. 

Mvule Community Development lesson

How Many Men Attended
How Many Women Attended
Staff Attendees
Alex Bamulumbye 
Government Attendees
Visitor Attendees
Total Attendance
Mvule Project 
Lesson Taught
caring for trees 
When Alex B arrived at Bukudumira,he found the members waiting for him at the usual meeting place.They had prayer together that was led by Mwogezi Moses of the members. The members discussed how they can care for the trees they planted from kibo group. The trees they were mvule,musizi and giant lira. Swaibu Kigoolo suggested that trees should be protected by putting hedges around them. That will help them from being eaten by animals and also children from destroying them. He also added that,the hedges should be made up of strong materials,like wood or poles.Nabirye Fatima suggested that constant monitoring of the trees will be of more value. She said that it will help them to know how the tree are doing on daily basis.The members should love the tress they planted to the point when they grow,they will use them for firewood,construction or sale and get money. Wakudumira also a member suggested that the tree should not be surrounded by bush as it may lead to the trees not grow healthy. He added that when trees grow close to the bush one fire catches the bush for the case of bush burning, fire may end up burning the grass will end up burning the tree. The trees should be watered when the season is hot to allow the trees to grow. Alex B thanked the members for their contributions to wards the caring of the trees.He asked them to corporate and see that trees are cared for them to grow. He also advised them to visit one and learn from each other as they will look at the trees.The members were asked to love the trees they planted and also other trees pieces .He told them that the more they care for them the more should be expected from the trees. The members were grateful for their suggestions about how they should care for the trees the planted. They were to thankful with the advise Alex B gave them .They promised to continue to work together in their group. 

Next Visit: 2018-09-25 - Purpose: To teach the members how to care for the trees they received from kibo group. Alex B will meet the members in their homes to see how the trees are doing and also gave them advise how they should grow healthy.

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4396 Alex B and members of Bukudumira were discussing how the tree should be cared for as they grow .