ERI celebrated its first ever Farmer Innovation Fair at YARD grounds in Buikwe District

Buikwe District, Ngogwe Sub County,  4th September 2017 HORIZONT3000’s Farmer Innovation Fair is an event that recognizes and celebrates the creativity, ingenuity and innovativeness of men and women practicing small-scale farming.  This year’s motto “Unlocking Farmer’s Creativity” brought together farmers in one place and for one day, to showcase their innovations and share their experiences…

Welcoming RICE/WN to the ERI Network

Formed in 2004 and registered since 2005, the Rural Initiative for Community Empowerment – West Nile (RICE-West Nile) is a Ugandan Community Based, local NGO. RICE-West Nile is well known as an empowerment organization with five Program Departments: Community Health, Development Research, Environment and Natural Resources, Sustainable Agriculture and Governance, Human Rights and Peace. We kicked off our…

ERI joins Training of Trainers in Gender Action Learning Systems (GALS)

In early November ERI was invited by PELUM Uganda to participate in a Training of Trainers in the GALS methodology. GALS, which stands for Gender Action Learning Systems is a community-led, participatory empowerment tool that uses drawings to analyse livelihoods with a gender perspective within households, groups, and whole communities. We visited a community in…