Eco Crafting for Social Change

by Gift Women Link Foundation
Play Video
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change
Eco Crafting for Social Change

Summary

On 10/11/2017 Gift Women Link Foundation collected wastes across Kasese district for 2 weeks. The waste will be recycled into eco-friendly products for 12 months. Participants will be trained how to recycle the collected waste (papers, CDs, metal wires, plastic bottles, bottles tops, polythene, vocado seeds, etc) into eco-friendly products.

$0
total raised
0
donors
0
monthly donors
4
years

Challenge

The training focuses on women who poach firewood and addressing climate change. The training is based on the RRR (Reduce, Re - Use and Recycle) approach to address climate change. Due to global movements and chemical use around the globe, the training will produce chemical free products.

Solution

The project is a hands on practical doing. The beneficiaries will be guided on how to manipulate local dry waste (mainly plastic bottles, card boards, polythene, All stationery papers etc.). We are covering the waste with paper Mache. Once dry and harden we hand painting and decorating the items. All waste and other items are locally available. All material used are chemical free and eco friendly While being guided and trained into craft production we are building the group as a unite.

Long-Term Impact

Increased setup of improved small scale social enterprises as income generating for sustainable future Improved health and sanitation in Kasese District particularly among shops, schools, colleges and homes.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a XLSX file (projdoc.xlsx).

Resources

Organization Information

Gift Women Link Foundation

Location: Kasese Municipality, Rwenzori/ Western - Uganda
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Twitter: @BRwamanyonyi
Gift Women Link Foundation
Bwambale Rwamanyonyi
Project Leader:
Bwambale Rwamanyonyi
Executive Director
Kasese Municipality, Rwenzori/ Western Uganda

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.
 

Still want to help?

Find another project in Uganda or in Gender Equality that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.