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Where is the rain?

Rain, rain…… we invite you to come and shower our crops and fill up our tanks which have no drop left. On the Bivamuntuyo farm it’s a challenging time now the rain has delayed… We use at least 1000 liters a day to water our gardens, feed the animals, cook, clean and wash. We are…

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Fantastic news!

Pop the champaign! I have fantastic news! My birthday wish has come true. I am so grateful for all the heartwarming messages and donations we received. Thanks to all of you we will have a new Bivamuntuyo Tuku Tuku speeding through the villages soon…..helping people like Mama Paulina ( who recovered well by the way),…

The Tuku Tuku
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The Tuku Tuku

The “Tuku Tuku” Great thanks to our friends who donated this “Tuku Tuku” many, many years ago! It has been a great help for Bivamuntuyo. It saved lives serving as emergency transport during curfew hours in the first lock down. Carrying many woman in labor to a hospital for a safe delivery, children with high…

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A new beginning

Welcome to the website of Bivamuntuyo. The site can be viewed in dutch, english or spanish. Click on the corresponding flag.You can find information about: The Farm. The Nutrition Department. What Kim experiences. The stories from Kim’s old website “kiminoeganda.nl” can also be found here. And there is a link to her Youtube  Vlog channel…

The Bivamuntuyo Ambulance
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The Bivamuntuyo Ambulance

Superheroes! Bivamuntuyo offers the “ambulance” boda pick-up to members of the community of 50 surrounding villages for emergency transport after closing time. We regularly receive phone calls in the middle of the night from women at work or seriously ill people in need of immediate care. Our great drivers Kizza and Roni rush to the…

At Bivamuntuyo it is mango and orange month!
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At Bivamuntuyo it is mango and orange month!

Thursday 31 January 2019 January usually starts with good intentions for the New Year. Healthier food, running 21 kilometres during this year’s Uganda marathon, accepting my body, making a trip to India, giving the staff a salary increase, buying a car, sending late Christmas letters, planning more enjoyable moments and some more of those resolutions…

Life to the world
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Life to the world

The new year has begun and, as every year, I intend to write regularly on my website. There is still plenty of life in the brewery here and sometimes I just have to take some time to tell about our Ugandan adventures, because apparently there is still an enthusiasm to take a look at our…

Tomorrow I turn 36
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Tomorrow I turn 36

Monday 18 July 2016 Tomorrow I turn 36, up to 40. The evening before your birthday used to be exciting…treating at school, putting on new clothes, receiving presents. As you get older, the excitement goes away a bit and you sometimes look up at the day with anxiety…Another year older and the years also seem…

Running for malnourished children
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Running for malnourished children

Sunday 29 May 2016                                   UGANDA MARATHON – 5 June 2016 Hello, everyone, Next Sunday is the day, 10 km running for the department for malnourished children……strainend….. but I’m ready for it. 5 Months of training and hopefully not for nothing……. Last June the marathon took place in Masaka for the first time. It was an…

Training for the marathon
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Training for the marathon

Thursday 19 May 2016                               UGANDA MARATHON – 5 June 2016 Hello, everyone, Last June the marathon took place for the first time in Masaka. It was an initiative of a number of English friends who organise marathons in different parts of the world to raise money for local projects. It was a fun day with…