Harriet went to Nawampiti village to introduce the Healthy and safe kitchen program to the local leaders. She reached in the village and found when the local leaders had already gathered at the meeting place and this was a good sign of commitment.
The meeting begun with an open prayer that was led by Yunusu Dikusooka who thanked the Lord for journey mercies.
The vice chairperson LC1 Mrs Nsubira Chatherine welcomed kibo to her village and said that for them as leaders they are ready to listen to what kibo has brought to their village.
Kibo staff introduced to the local leaders the Healthy and safe kitchens program as a program that empowers communities with the knowledge and skill of building stoves, smearing their home facilities and construction of firewood risen stands.
This is intended to improve the hygiene in the entire kitchen, help them to cook food first ,save firewood,reduce cases of fire accidents, improve marriage relationship since both men and women are able to cook food first.
The local leaders were very excited about the program and they said this program would benefit their village because all the challenges she has mentioned affect them. They were even booking to be the first ones to get stoves.
Harriet told them that before getting stoves , a list of lessons are taught to them so that they prepare them for stoves,and to enable them sustain the program.she told them if they like the program to discuss on the date ,time and venue for the next meeting so that they can mobilize all the community members to learn about the program.
The local leaders by consensus agreed the next meeting to be on Friday 19th March 2021. They committed themselves to mobilize the entire community for the meeting .
The chairperson LC1 encouraged the local leaders to work closely with kibo because kibo has done greater things in other villages and there thanked kibo for bringing this program to Nawampiti village. He also promised to work with kibo to ensure that this program is also successful like how Water sanitation and hygiene , Lifeskill education and counseling program
Kibo staff thanked the local leaders for their commitment and encouraged them to keep that spirit.
2021-03-19 - Purpose: To introduce the Healthy and safe kitchen program to the entire community.
Not yet because this is the first visit in this village.
Program Critical Needs
Need for stoves because most people cook on open flames.
Other Program Observations
The borehole is working so well.
Program Expected Of Village
Mobilize other participants to participate in the healthy and safe kitchen program.
Program Staff Preparations Next Visit
Prepare the next lesson.
Nawampiti village. Kibo staff introducing the healthy and safe kitchens program to the local leaders.