Department of Arts and Ind. Design

Student made sculptures

Banda

Our local community has many different shops, almost everything we need

Some of the FK participant

Juma, Hege and Ritah in SOWETO

SOWETO

The Two Towers: The old coal power plants

Work Shop at Indaba

Our life at Kyambogo

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Last week we had the 4th International Interdisciplinary Conference at Kyambogo University (KyU). The topic was “Internationalization of Higher Education Sustainable Development”. The first lady of Uganda came to open the conference and the International relations office was present to promote themselves for our guest. Fun fact for those who does not know; two of […]

Since Tine left us in end the of April (We miss you!!), the blog have unfortunately not received much attention or care.. Therefore we now try to give our patient followers a brief summary of what we have been doing the recent months.   Gina My first semester at Department of Art and industrial design […]

I januar kom det ni jenter fra HiOA til campus for å gjennomføre sin praksis innen grunnskolelærerutdanning og barnehagelærerutdanning. Det var første gang det skulle sendes barnehagelærerstudenter hit til Uganda, mens lærerutdanningen allerede har samarbeidet noen år. Dessverre ankom studentene midt i presidentvalget, og da de skulle oppsøke barnehager og skoler var de stengt grunnet valget. […]

Etter to uker med intensivt introduksjonskurs i regi av Fredskorpset i Johannesburg, Sør-Afrika, er vi endelig på plass i Kampala og på Kyambogo University (KyU). Så hvem er vi- og hva skal vi gjøre ved KyU det kommende året? Agnes Dreiås Lund (28) kommer fra Brønnøysund, er utdannet førskolelærer fra Dronning Mauds Minne Høgskole og […]

This is my third time living abroad for an extended period. The first was here in Uganda, as a FK Youth volunteer. The second as a student in the UK. Now I am here again, as a FK staff. Between each, I stayed in Norway for two-three years. Each time it was the same. At […]

En erfaring for livet venter – vil du være med HiOA til Afrika?   Vi søker to lærere og en administrativ medarbeider For sjette gang sender vi tilsatte på utveksling til Uganda – kanskje det blir deg denne gangen? Fredskorpset og Fakultet for lærerutdanning og internasjonale studier ved HiOA, samarbeider med Kyambogo University om utvikling av lærerutdanningene, studentutveksling og […]

Many people have asked what we actually do at Kyambogo University. And to be honest, the answer is quite complicated. But let us try to explain it: The full name of the project is: Capacity building for international cooperation KyU/HiOA/LUI and development of some vocational field This is a FK (www.fredskorpset.no) funded project, in which […]

A new month has passed, and it is due time with another update. May was an eventful month, and we are still experiencing something new every week. At the same time we have now been in Uganda for over three months, and have settled in to a daily rhythm here in Kampala. The past few weeks […]