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Forbes Magazine Nominates Sawa World

Last Friday, our Founder Daphne received an unexpected email. The Editor of Forbes Magazine in New York City nominated Sawa World as one of the semi-finalists to speak at the 2013 Forbes 400 Summit on Philanthropy.
Apr 29 2013 - 3:51pm
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New partnership with Sheraton Kampala Hotel

The Sheraton Kampala Hotel recently chose to partner with Sawa World – a reflection of the growing recognition of the value of our unique approach. The hotel will work with us to organize and host an annual Sawa World Day starting next March.Together we'll showcase 'solutions from...
Apr 14 2013 - 3:29pm
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Sawa Youth Explain Sawa World

Sawa Youth Reporters in Uganda create short videos on the work of Sawa Leaders (community visionaries) in their communities. But now, the camera has turned around to help explain the work of Sawa Youth Reporters!Produced by Stephen Ssempala and Moreen Kwikiriza, a new short video features Sawa...
Apr 8 2013 - 2:49pm
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Sharing at the Summit

The latest Sawa Innovators Summit was a great success as Sawa Leaders and Sparks identified 20 new ideas for sharing and supporting their projects.
Apr 1 2013 - 4:16am
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A Growing Sawa Spark

Sawa Spark Eddie Mukiibi is planting seeds of success in his community by transforming the way people think about agriculture. Eddie runs a program called Developing Innovations in School and Community Cultivation, which works with schools to train young people how to grow fruits and...
Mar 25 2013 - 8:28pm
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Image: New journalism certificate course starts March 25

We're Offering a NEW Certificate Course in Citizen Journalism

Sawa Word Uganda's new course in citizen journalism and community entrepreneurship starts Monday, March 25th. This short course, provided in partnership with St Lawrence University (SLAU), will not only provide a basic practical introduction to video production, but also teach techniques to...
Mar 18 2013 - 9:30pm
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Cooking without Charcoal

At our recent Innovators Summit in Uganda, new Sawa Spark Stephen Arinitwe showed the team how to make charcoal briquettes from waste paper.These briquettes save trees, produce no fumes and burn for longer than normal charcoal does. Our Sawa Youth Reporters have just created a video about Stephen.
Mar 18 2013 - 12:31am
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Sawa Club Members Offer New Ideas

Over 50 students from Mpoma Royal College in Uganda recently met with the Sawa World team to test a new Sawa World Club manual and share ideas for keeping club members energized and enthusiastic.
Mar 10 2013 - 10:00pm
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Looking for Sawa Sparks

Sawa World's Youth Reporters went on national TV in February to 'spark things up'.
Mar 4 2013 - 9:58pm
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Love Note

A Sweet Surprise

 It was an unforgettable Valentine's Day for Sawa World in Uganda this year, full of love, smiles and…drawing supplies!
Feb 25 2013 - 6:03pm
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