Impact News

Youth raise income as Sawa World solutions replicated

Replication continues to build momentum, as more and more Ugandan youth have the chance to view Sawa World's Solution Videos thanks to the hard work of our Outreach Team in Kampala. Youth at secondary schools, Sawa World Clubs and youth centres are now making simple fuel briquettes to...
Aug 19 2013 - 11:14pm
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How do we measure impact?

Did you know we have an Impact and Innovations Team? They carefully track our impacts every month with surveys, discussions and result videos.
Aug 12 2013 - 6:52pm
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First Sawa World solution found in Western Uganda

Do you know how to make herbal soaps with fruit leaves that cure skin rashes and other minor skin diseases? Learn how by watching our newest and first local visionary (Sawa Spark) in Western Uganda who, with her own ideas and resources, has changed her community.
Aug 6 2013 - 6:29pm
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Two Ashoka Fellows partner to lift millions out of extreme poverty

The first elected Ashoka Fellow in East Africa, Mwalimu Musheshe is the founder of the African Rural University in Kibaale District, a remote area of Western Uganda. Last week, Mwalimu and Daphne, the founder of Sawa World and also an Ashoka Fellow, and their teams officially signed a Memorandum of...
Jul 29 2013 - 4:48pm
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Training more youth

Sawa World has six new people aiming to become Sawa Youth Reporters. They just completed a six-day training course which covered a wide range of topics including Sawa World’s approach and camera basics. It was a hands-on course that gave students practical training.
Jun 17 2013 - 5:15am
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We want your ideas

We want your ideas

Here at Sawa World, we appreciate your continued support and value your input in our operations. But we don’t want to stop at appreciation. We want to know how we can work best for you .
Jun 9 2013 - 11:16pm
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The Sawa World team en route the Sawa Innovators Summit.

Innovators summit takes place

Sawa Sparks, Leaders, Club Ambassadors and team members from Uganda and Canada came together at the end of May for the fourth Sawa Innovators Summit.The summit was hosted by Sawa Spark Geoffrey Kyeyune at the Rubaga Youth Development Association in Uganda. Nine Sawa Sparks and one Sawa Leader came...
Jun 3 2013 - 6:31am
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Sawa World teams meet in Kampala

The Sawa World Team in Kampala, Uganda is hosting a group of travellers from Canada. Founder Daphne Nederhorst, along with two Sawa World volunteers and one board member will be in Kampala together over the next month.Impacts and Innovations Coordinator Kristine Gurracho will be working to find...
May 24 2013 - 3:46am
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CBS agrees to ongoing partnership with Sawa World

It has been confirmed that Sawa World will soon have special programming on CBS Radio in Uganda. CBS will host Sawa Leaders and Sawa Sparks who have found local and innovative solutions to extreme poverty. The will share their practical solutions with the nation to inspire others, promote...
May 13 2013 - 3:16pm
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Stephen and Moreen on Channel 44

On National Television Nine Times in Two Months

In the last 15 months, Sawa World has secured 40 national broadcasts in Uganda that reached an estimated 4.8 million people across the country with local solutions to extreme poverty. Over the past two months, we have been on Bounce, Channel 44's youth program, four times. We were also featured...
May 6 2013 - 9:42pm
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