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Fish Farming Project

Kigatto Fish farming youth Groups

Fish farming sector in Uganda continues to grow faster. Caritas MADDO is being supported by OPAM(Opera di Promozione della Alfabetizzazione nel Mondo) has continued to support the rural poor improve their welfare in nutrition and diversify income sources as well as conserving the environment. Employing sustainable fish farming techniques  i.e Fish ponds the project targets and is working with the unemployed youth and vulnerable households organised in groups that have access to land for fish farming, using sustainable fish farming techniques.

Since the project’s inauguration in May 2016 the first four youth groups are a few months away from harvesting from their fish ponds.

Fish farming as it started in Kalungu and Masaka Districts

 

 

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WORLD DAY OF THE SICK

Caritas MADDO, through its Departments of Health and Welfare made merry this year’s World Day of the Sick organised in Buyamba Parish Rakai District. Over one thousand patients were attended to and given free therapeutic health services. the event also had people donating blood, voluntary testing and counseling for HIV/AIDS. All the patients, the old and the most vulnerable at least received basic essential items like; sugar, soap, clothing & food .

Bishop JB. Kaggwa of Masaka Diocese hands over free items to the patients

a huge number turned up for free medication, VCT also donated blood

 

 

 

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Cow Project: Handover Ceremony

 As a means to increase the needy household’s incomes and improved nutrition, Caritas MADDO through its Cow Project gave out 128 pregnant cows and another 102 Pass on Gift heifers reared on zero grazing as an income generating activity.

Special thanks go to Micro financing Partners in Africa (MPA)-USA who are financially supporting the rural farmer beneficiaries in Masaka Diocese with a Living Loan

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FARMER FIELD DAY

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ERI staff demostrating silage making

Caritas MADDO through the ERI Approach funded by HORIZONT3000, organized a Farmer field Day where farmers show cased matters concerning enterprize selection to promote collective marketing, group formation for saving and credit, good plantation and livestock management, proper home sanitation and improved food security, displaying water harvest technology and environment

protection techniques.

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World Toilet Day

Showing ways how water is contaminated

 

Caritas MADDO organised the World Toilet Day under the theme: Toilet and Jobs. The day’s events started with pupils of five different schools marching through the town streets trying to create awareness for safe water and  sanitation.

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Bicycle Race for public relations

Contestants parade at the start point

Dr. OLAF hands over a biclyce and other prizes to the runners up

Dr. Olaf (a development Partner) and a delegation of six from Rostock, Germany arranged a bicycle race to encourage team work among the youths

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Cow Project

Once again Caritas MADDO together with donor partners Micro financing Partners In Africa-USA gave out 79 original and pregnant cows to prepared farmers in the districts of Sembabule and others. for the past six years MPA has been supporting the Cow Project to increase household income and food security to the rural poor families in Masaka Diocese through dairy farming. MPA launched  the construction and use of biogas in Rakai district in order to protect and conserve the environment besides saving the women from using smoky kitchen while preparing their meals.

Pupils of Katimba P/S will also drink milk to improve their health

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Welcome to our Website!

Caritas MADDO board members and some of staff member

Caritas MADDO Board of Governors and some of staff members_2016

Welcome to Caritas MADDO website.

You can always find information about us, the different Programmes/Projects being implemented and your Donation is highly appreciated.

Here you can find more about us! 

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Theatre launch at Biikira Health Centre

Bishop Kaggwa Launches the Theatre

Theatre Block

Bishop inspects the theatre equipments

 

On the 31st December 2015, Bishop of Masaka JB Kaggwa and  Mrs. Ddungu Elizabeth(Terre Des Hommes country Director) launched an  Theatre Unit at St Andrew’s Community Health Centre in Biikira Parish – Rakai district. This theatre is to provide services to over 50,000 people in the South-Western part of Uganda especially pregnant mothers with complications during birth.

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Sango Bay: the forgotten refugee camp

As Caritas MADDO we have visited Sango Bay and have been touched by the alarming situation. We want to raise awareness so that we can get support to help the people with essential requirements for survival, like food and clean drinking water.

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