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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…

March stirring its tail
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March stirring its tail

Tuesday 22 march 2016 So we are another month on. In the Netherlands we say “March is stirring its tail” and that’s the way it is here. A few days very warm and after that a refreshing rain shower which we use a lot to take a shower.In the morning everyone is working in the…

Good intentions
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Good intentions

Monday 7 March 2016. At the last minute …… but still too late for the January edition ……………….. One of my good intentions of the past two years has been to write again on my website. It seems that people still like to read about our adventures and experiences in Uganda. I even got a…

Sometimes you have these days….
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Sometimes you have these days….

Monday 28 April 2014Ester died, after three more days of waiting to see if she would make it, no miracle has happened. The news was texted while we were at Simon’s funeral. So it was a shitty day. Not really something you like to write on your weblog but write up air and yes it…