Supporting Girls in Nakivale Refugee Settlement Overcome Menstrual Hygiene Challenges

Girls in low- and lower-middle income countries face challenges in menstrual health management (MHM), which impact their health and schooling. This might be exacerbated by refugee conditions. Faced with frequent staining accidents and exposure to recurrent infections, this situation reduces most girls’ experiences of menstruation to a monthly dose of discomfort and shame. Girls, especially those […]

Conserving The Environment And Creating Jobs

His Story Before the war broke out in Congo, I was living a comfortable life. My father was working as a medical doctor and a pastor. But all this changed when the war broke out; we lost everything and had to flee to Uganda. My family and I resettled in Kyaka II refugee settlement, but […]

Celebrating the remarkable contribution of James Aryam

On Wednesday 16 June 2021, James Aryam, Executive Director of Windle International Uganda, sadly passed away. We are deeply shocked and saddened by the death of our colleague, mentor and friend. James was a pillar of the organization, and his commitment to Windle’s mission, and unwavering support of refugees and people affected by conflict, was an example to us all.  James joined the […]