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The Project for Improvement of Primary Schools’ Facilities

in Kasese District



1. Project Detail


Kasese District Local Government

Amount of funding

US $ 73,149


Mr. Giles Kahika,  Chief Administrative Officer

Location of the project

Nyakabale Primary School and Kasanga Primary School (construction of classrooms), and 4 other primary schools (provision of school furniture) in Bwera sub-county in Kasese District

Items to be funded

Construction of classroom blocks, latrine blocks, provision of school furniture and water tanks

Date of grant signing

9th March 2010

Date of commissioning

18th March 2011


Located in the remote area near the border of Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda, Bwera sub-county of Kasese District lacks some of the most basic infrastructures, and many pupils are learning under the trees. The project intends to improve the educational environment for some of the most disadvantaged schools in the district.  



2. Handing Over Ceremony

H.E. Keiichi Kato, Ambassador of Japan to Uganda, attended the handing over ceremony at Kasanga Primary School in KaseseDistrict on 18th March 2011.

Press Release


Ambassador and students   plantind the memorial tree
Ambassador and students   planting the memorial tree