Rain, rain, go away

December 11, 2015 News

Today it was raining, again.  Its been raining nearly every day for 2 months now.

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Our first harvest

January 22, 2015 News and updates from our projects in Uganda

Check it out – today we are harvesting some of our first crops!

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Happy Christmas from Kampala

December 19, 2014 News

Here is a special video messge from your friends in Kampala to say thank you to all our friends and family wherever you are in the world.

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How to make an awamu sack garden for growing you own veg

November 19, 2014 News and updates from our projects in Uganda

If you’re feeling inspired by gardens in Kampala – why not give it ago yourself.

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Our gardens: day two

November 19, 2014 awamu crafts women (messages and updates from the women we work with)

A mega day of organic gardening training in Bwaise (with added cute puppy pictures!)

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Mums can change the world

October 13, 2014 awamu crafts women (messages and updates from the women we work with)

Meet Winnie and her mum Fatuma and see for yourself why Winnie is so proud of her mum…

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We’re finalist in this years Source Ethical Fashion awards!

November 14, 2013 awamu crafts women (messages and updates from the women we work with)

We’re over the moon that awamu his a finalist in this years SOURCE award for ethical and sustainable fashion. Well done Sarah, Robina and all the team in kampala. Winners are announced in December..

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Spring cleaning? Donate fabric, buttons, thread and sewing equipment to awamu

January 4, 2013 Donate

One of the biggest challenges is sourcing the fabrics and products that don’t damage the environment or have an impact on another community.

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No more post before Christmas – it’s party time!

December 19, 2012 awamu reporters (messages and updates from the children we work with)

There are now officially no posting day left until Christmas here at awamu – our festive celebrations have already begun. Yesterday the first party for the children we work with in Kampala was held in Makerere.

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Get cosy on the sofa with awamu

November 28, 2012 awamu family shop

Don’t know about you, but as the days grow darker in the UK, we grow fonder and fonder of our sofa. So we’ve made ours a colourful, cosy nest for hibernating in with some of our beautiful new cushions handmade for you by Sarah Kabenge.

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