World Action Fund is currently campaigning to restore environment in Imvepi refugee settlement in Arua district with support from U.S Embassy, Uganda
More urgent interventions are needed to resolve envioronmental depletion by both host and refugee communities as our one year’s project is ending by Septemeber 2018. See Imvepi Map, we can work again with any partner. Wood fuels as a major source of kitchen fuel, our briquette and energy saving stoves needed more time…,join us to continue if you care for the environment you leave in.
- Reducing Carbon Emissions Through Environmental Conservation and Awareness
World Action Fund received US$25,000 grant award from United States Embassy Uganda, Julia Taft Foundation in September 2017, these made WAF to implement many sub project components; livelihood by trainings 50 South Sudanese refugees alongside the host communities and conservation projects e.g energy saving stoves, briquette making, planted 20,000 wood trees to replace the trees cut and distributed 4,000 fruit seedlings to the households. Trained 80 women and girls in host communities to produce reusable sanitary pad, as many girls drop out of schools due to menstrual disturbances and get married.
WAF agronomist addressing host communities in Imvepi in planting fruit trees and wood trees
Trainees in Imvepi
Trainees pose photo with Executive Director in green shirt
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