women’s rights

“A Cow is Better than a Girl”

A father residing in our work area in rural Uganda recently commented to One School at a Time Program Manager, Hussein Tadesse, “A cow is better than a girl.” It’s obvious to him — a cow is more valuable than…

Water and Schools

                                            Solar heated water, Kyamulinga School, Uganda One huge issue for many schools in rural Uganda is the lack of on-site water.  The implications  of this might not even occur to many of us in the U.S.;  imagine an entire primary school…