Livelihoods for Youth in Pader, Uganda
A documentary showing one of the projects in the town of Pader that is supported by Heifer International.
A documentary showing one of the projects in the town of Pader that is supported by Heifer International. This particular project assisted over 400 households in Uganda. The four year project involved a consortium of groups in cluding Volunteer Efforts for Development Concern (VEDCO), Action on Poverity, and Comic Relief UK. The project targeted households with young people and providing livestock, crops, and apprenticeship training. Crops were selected to be high yielding, drought resistant seeds and the offspring of livestock were shared between neighbours. Participants were also trained on environmental issues and climate change to ensure that their practices were sustainable.