The 35-year-old mother of three has a broad smile as she leans on her cow shed. She was given a grade cow three years ago that has transformed her farming. Peruth Musubika, 35, milks eight litres from her Frisian cow at Katikara Village, Hoima District, in Uganda. The cow has calved thrice.
AAH Zambia awareness campaigns bearing fruits
Falling pregnant at a tender age is trouble but becoming expectant as a mentally challenged can be unfathomable pain. However, Linden Chanda, 21, was lucky to have an aunt who immediately sought the services of AAH Zambia to save the life of a relative, who had no idea of what had happened to her.
Couple adopts family planning
‘’My children or I could have died. I kept on getting children’’, says Doreen Chola, remembering years when she was not on family planning. Chola who hails from Kawambwa area had no time to contribute economically to her family’s wellbeing because she could either be breastfeeding or sick due to her body not having enough rest in between pregnancies.
Giving vulnerable people better housing
Dor Peter has been living in Kyangwali Refugee Settlement in Uganda since 2001, after fleeing fighting in in Bentiu, Sudan (before cessation). He set up a temporary mud-walled and grass-thatched house soon afterward, and in 2005 with the support of friends he built another one.
Youth making catchy clothes
Hundreds of youth have acquired tailoring skills and some have started their own shops. The six-month course equipped apprentices with skills in making diverse clothing - both for men and women.