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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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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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...

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An unexpected night shift

Friday 25 April 2014 An unexpected night shift makes it possible for me to write again. Every day there are stories to tell through my head but...

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As Christmas approaches….

Tuesday 24 december 2013 It’s 11 o’clock in the evening, this time I’m not sitting at the kitchen table writing letters… Luckily (almost) all of them went...

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What does “Bivamuntuyo” mean?

Thursday 29 august 2013 Busy, busy, busy………………….. It looks like the upcoming updates will be written mainly at night. Apparently that is the only time to write...

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A night shift in the hospital

Friday 29 March 2013 So, for the first time, a night shift in the hospital. Unfortunately we don’t have enough staff yet, so sometimes you have to...

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New Year’s Eve 2012

Tuesday 1 January 2013 Almost half past 12, New Year’s Eve, I am sitting in the kitchen with a cup of tea. It is quiet in the...

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35 teenagers visiting

Wednesday 11 April 2012 It is April, April means flying to the Netherlands and celebrating Queen’s Day. A day I am always looking forward to, selling necklaces...

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House visits on the Boda

Wednesday 2 November 2011 Ola amigos, (Got Spanish friends visiting…..My Spanish is going forward by leaps and bounds ☺) Finally a new update after 7 months. With...

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Rain, rain and more rain…

Tuesday 22 March 2011 In Kampala at the moment where it is raining, raining and raining. The traffic is totally disrupted and I just spent 2 hours...

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Be More volunteers

Monday 6 December 2010 After half a year (part 2) I am way behind with my updates this is from September 2010… The Dutch organisation Be More...

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Setting up a Farm

Friday 23 October 2009 A smile from a child………………………………. It rains the corrugated roofs get wet. We have water again. The rain falls almost every morning with...

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Patience is a virtue

20 September 2009 Hello, everyone, The dry season started a while ago and to our surprise it has even rained a few times, which is not really...

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Visit of a Hippo

16 July 2008 Ojee ojee what is it again a while ago, that I have written an update, but so much happens in my life and I...

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Ugandan nightlife

12 February 2008 Yes, there we are again… I saw that my last report was written almost 2 months ago so it is high time for an...

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I managed to hook a man

10 December 2007 Hello, everyone, Yes, we are back, and where shall I start? A lot has happened again in the last two months, which is why...

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On holiday in Uganda

11 September 2007 On holiday….. Yes yes finally we are on holiday. Of course it was quite an entourage before putting all the toothbrushes, clothes, shoes, games,...

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Greetings from Bangkok

1 January 2007 Hello, everyone, Here is an extra long edition (Christmas Special) from Bangkok…..You must think Bangkok….You flew over for a week to visit my girlfriend...

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Olyotya all

28 October 2006 Olyotya all, It is raining……Dus enough time to send a message. Everything is going well here, generally the sun is shining and I am...

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Olyatya

14 October 2006 Olyatya, Finally, a message from Africa. I have arrived safely and feel completely at ease here. This is what I have wanted for years...

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