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SCINE elected to head a strong sustainable network of CSOs working on environment and climate change

Sustainable Community Initiative for Empowerment - SCINE and other CSOs today concluded a two days workshop at Landmark hotel Muyenga. The workshop was to bring together different .../Read More!

#thebigharvest: It's Harvest time and we can't keep calm, we get to share a meal together in schools.

"Happiness is harvesting vegetables from your own school backyard garden" We have been looking forward to our mega harvest where we get to share a meal together in schools thanks .../Read More!

The Ghetto Go Green project: helping school children understand their role in influencing communities on climate smart farming.

The inter-school community youth parliament was a platform where our partner schools under #ghettogogreenproject where school children had a debate on the theme: "Roles of young .../Read More!

Online poetry for school gardens: Investing in children and communities via school health and nutrition

Investing in children and communities via school health and nutrition is a proven way to protect at risk children and nurture their potential according to World Food Programme .../Read More!

The #GrowcityKla project is setting up school gardens in the ghetto communities of Kampala

School gardens are a healthy realism that puts more vigor and intensity into school work. With our continued effort to get children out of doors and away from books, we are .../Read More!

On the Occasion of #WorldRefugeeDay: Communique from SCINE

Today is #WorldRefugeeDay. We stand with those who have been displaced to provide home, comfort, good health and education under the theme "Home away from home" As Sustainable .../Read More!

Spreading the gospel of climate smart agriculture on World environment day 2023

World Environment Day is celebrated on 5th June of every year to raise awareness and encourage action for the protection of our planet. In Uganda one of the major challenges to .../Read More!

The Grow City Project: building the capacity of vulnerable communities to reduce hunger at household level

In all efforts to build the capacity of vulnerable communities on reducing hunger at household level, we conducted a training for 25 participants including youths and women in .../Read More!

SCINE equips young people with knowledge and awareness on climate smart urban farming

As a means of strengthening the capacity to practice climate smart agriculture and implement solutions to adapt to climate change, SCINE in partnership with Seed Programs .../Read More!

Seed Programs International's Board Member Visits SCINE's projects

We were privileged to have hosted Antonius Van Der Velden, a member of the Board of Directors at Seed Programs International. We shared with him the great work we are doing in the .../Read More!

SCINE's work on climate change mitigation recognised and rewarded with opportunity

We are grateful to Act together with support from Plan International Uganda for the opportunity to learn. We were selected as one of the youth organisations in Kampala - Makindye .../Read More!

It is Bumper Harvest time at Golden times Urban farmers club

We are super excited to have a mega harvest from the our very first Urban farming club, Golden times Urban farmers club. The club set up the garden one and and a half months ago .../Read More!

Golden Times Urban Farmers Club: imparting knowledge and skills on urban farming

On Saturday Ist October, 2022, we conducted a training on urban farming for school children at Golden Times primary school. This was aimed at imparting knowledge and skills on .../Read More!

Seed Programs International (SPI) Donates Seeds to SCINE

SCINE staffs receiving a donation of seeds from Seed Programs International an American based organisation that facilitates access to good quality seeds, expertise and training .../Read More!

Using mind-shift workshops to change behaviour towards being pro-environmental

SCINE and partners implemented a mind-shift workshop using environmental psychology for young people from the target communities focused on the effect which the urban and natural .../Read More!

Golden Times School reaps from the SCINE Demonstration Garden

Golden Times School is one of the schools from the ghetto communities of Makindye division, the school uses our demonstration garden as their Agricultural lab, Agricultural .../Read More!

Dreamtown visits our Demonstration Garden in Kampala

SCINE was honored to host a team from our partner organisation, Dreamtown from Denmark at our demonstration garden In Makindye division Kampala district.

SCINE features at the Inaugural CSO Market

CSO market was organised by Network for Active citizens for growing organisations to showcase their work for potential partnerships and donors. SCINE was represented by the Team .../Read More!

SCINE attends Netherlands institute for multiparty Democracy (NIMD) training aimed at building the capacity of young people

The Netherlands institute for multiparty Democracy (NIMD) Organised a three and a half day training at Nican Resort Hotel aimed at building the capacity of young people in .../Read More!

SCINE's Community Youth Parliaments (CYP) Programme embrace SLOGBAA training and mentorship program

For purposes of sustainability communities should be considered right from planning level up to implementation. Community Youth parliaments (CYP) bring communities and their .../Read More!

SCINE sets up a green civic space in Makindye division for young people to engage on issues affecting their communities

With support from Network for Active Citizens, we were able to set up a green civic space in Makindye division. The space creates a platform where young people can meet to discuss .../Read More!