Mwalimu Musheshe


Name: Mwalimu Musheshe
Organization: URDT is established

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Mar 09, 2016 / 0 Comments / in Education

By creating an alternative training approach that casts grassroots innovators rather than traditional academics in the role of teacher, Mwalimu Musheshe is changing what it means to be a social development professional.

URDT provides education and training for rural development in Kibaale District, Uganda. One of our leading programs is the Girls’ School, generating a pool of enlightened female leaders by equipping talented girls and their parents with skills, knowledge and attitudes enabling them to become well-rounded agents of change in Uganda.

Jan 16, 2010 / 0 Comments / in Community development

Giving Voice to the voiceless: Through debates and presentations, the Community Radio facilitates citizens’ participation, good governance, and enables them to demand accountability and transparency in service delivery.

The Community participates in generation, production and presentation of programmes on radio. This offers a creative approach of promoting community driven development

Nov 08, 2009 / 0 Comments / in

Enabling the people of Uganda and Kibaale in particular to choose a holistic approach to being healthy and recognizing the contribution of good nutrition to total well being. The organization enables the communities to recognize the values of traditional organic foods especially millet & vegetables like African spinach, pumpkin leaves

Aug 28, 2009 / 0 Comments / in


In URDT using the visionary approach and system thinking, we believe that living in symbiotic relationship with nature is the only way to create food security and sufficiency. Therefore, there is a need to practice agriculture with ecological balance (agro ecology) for sustainability due to health reasons and environmental concerns.