It is no mean achievement to launch a CBO project, and have the whole Bird Life International Regional Director (Africa) as the guest of honour. Yes Dr. Arineitwe Julius was the chief guest flanked by Mr. Mutabazi Henry –Project Manager Echuya Central Forest Reserve. Dr Julius had come for a two day monitoring visit to KIWOCEDU activities. It was during this monitoring visit that KIWOCEDU took advantage to have him as the guest of honor and officially launch the project in each of the communities he visited on 18th August 2014.
The Executive Director KIWOCEDU presented a brief project progress report to the stakeholders. She paid tribute to Bird Life International for having entrusted KIWOCEDU with funds to implement the WHSS pilot project and pledged that her team will work to their utmost to ensure the smooth running of the project and achieving the objective for which funds had been released. She applauded Nature Uganda for having linked KIWOCEDU to Bird Life International and for the support given to the target women groups; she said this made service delivery much easier because of the synergy resulting from this partnership