Life Skills Education and Counseling - Nawaibete - New Buyanga Primary School - Namutumba

Visit by Manuela Ongyera on 2019-03-01

Report ID
Created by
Manuela Ongyera
Created date
2019-03-01 04:04:08 UTC
Modified by
Manuela Ongyera
Modified date
2019-03-04 08:35:21 UTC
Trip Time
10:24-17:35 (7 h 11 m)
Village Time
12:20-15:30 (3 h 10 m)
Travel Time
4 h 1 m

Current State

Participation Rating
Village Critical Needs
Village Action Steps
Staff Action Steps
Sanitation Hygiene Committee
Water Users Committee
Other Class Notes
Community Ownership
Ownership Story
Team work, community members in this village like working together since this village is small. 
Three Stone Fires
Access to Clean Water
Open Defecation
Water Access Explain
Prevent Ownership
Allow Ownership
Love for one another person, being in a small community, they love each other 
Village Notes

Life Skills Education and Counseling community lesson

New Buyanga Primary School 
Lesson Taught
Dangers of Abortion 
Girls Attended
Boys Attended
Total Student Attendance
Teachers Attended
Fathers Attended
Mothers Attended
Total Parent Attendance
Staff Attendees
Ongyera Manuella,Suzan Keddi 
Government Attendees
School Staff Attendees
Class Teacher 
Visitor Attendees
Total Attendance
Learning Objectives
To discourage people from practicing abortion
Manuela and Suzan went to Nawiabete village to teach about dangers of abortion, for the time Manuela has been working in this she realized that some individuals are encouraging their daughter to abort which is not good. Abortion is the process of removing unborn child before reaching its expected date. Objective - By the end the lesson community members will able to know the dangers of abortion - Community members will know that abortion is killing of people. Overview Manuela and Suzan managed to teach community members about dangers of abortion, it was good co teach this lesson with Suzan, community members liked the teaching methods it was students centered, Manuela and Suzan would asked questions like , what is abortion? What are the common Types of abortion that you know ?, what method do people use when aborting ? And finally, what are the dangers of abortion? What causes young girls to abort ?Community members were able answers some of these questions for example they said that some young girls abort when they have been denied by their boyfriend, when they want to go back to school, when they don’t want their parents to know about and among others. So told the parents to always have time and talk to their children so that they don’t become victims of early pregnancy which may result in to abortion which is not good. About the method, Suzan asked the members about the method that use while aborting ? they said that sometimes they use detergent like OMO, concentrated black tea, the roots of pawpaw and one of the women said that they do go to the clinics but not all of time. Then Suzan told them to stop because all those methods are not good for man kind. After discussing the questions above, Manuela now asked the community members dangers,what could be the effects of abortion? They mentioned dangers like, it lead to death after too much bleeding of blood, it also leads to infertility and also disease that can cause cancer of the womb and above all it is a sin before God. Finally, Manuela told the community members that, they should stop practicing abortion or even stop encouraging their daughter or any other person from doing it because it it against God law which is in the Bible, commandment number six says that don’t kill, because life comes from God and it is only God to take away not man, Manuela went on and told the members that who ever support abortion has also committed crimes which bad. She went on and told to be good mothers and fathers not killers. 

Next Visit: 2019-03-08 - Purpose: To teach about menstrual hygiene and management.

Report Photos

5979 Manuela teaching about the dangers of abortion
5982 Suzan is explaining what causes abortion , and how do people carry out abortion