Mapping exercise launches in Uganda to promote clean water

Between March 17-19th, TTC in partnership with Water for People had the opportunity to conduct a training on the use of smart phones and the Akvo FLOW tool for mapping water sources in the district of Kawmenge. Kamwenge District is located in the central-eastern part of the Western Region of Uganda. The district has two counties with eight sub-counties as well as one town council. The district has a population of 317,000 and 1,851 identified water sources.


Proud to be geeks

What is a geek? Hmm…, dictionary definitions tend to agree that a geek is “a peculiar or otherwise dislikable person, especially one who is perceived to be overly intellectual.” Let’s see what else we can find online….google…geek.

Ah, here’s something – Although often considered as a pejorative, the term “Geek” is also used self-referentially without malice or as a source of pride. Its meaning has evolved to connote “someone who is interested in a subject (usually intellectual or complex) for its own sake.”