Stories of Hope

Sarah’s Story

Sarah’s Story

Like many other expectant mothers in northern Uganda, Sarah Aloyojok faced an extreme challenge early in her pregnancy. At 21 years old, Sarah had been married for five years and had one child when she fell pregnant a second time. Two months into her second pregnancy...

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Back to school for a new Mum

Back to school for a new Mum

My name is Apiyo Mercy, I am 18 years old, and in Senior 2 (Year 8) at Kworo High School. I am the third child in a family of 8 children. My life as a child was good, because I grew up with both parents, who are peasant farmers. They were able to meet most of our...

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Inspiring hope over the airwaves

Inspiring hope over the airwaves

My name is Lawino Eunice. I am in Senior 2 (Year 8) at Kworo High School, Nwoya Campus. I am the fifth child in a family of 7 children, and I live with a single mother who is mentally impaired. My maternal Aunt has taken care of us from when I was in Primary 5 (5th...

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Fighting violence against women

Fighting violence against women

Franka's StoryI am Alimo-can Franka, a child mother of eighteen years old. I led a life full of thorns before I finally joined Nwoya Girls Academy (NGA). I dropped out of school in Senior 3 when my benefactor could no longer support my school fees. Two years later, I...

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