Author Archives: DocAJ

July 13

Empowering Graduates with hearing impairments…….

Before heading off on my field trip to Northern Uganda. I was invited to attend a workshop for graduates with hearing impairment in Mukono, on the outskirts of Kampala. Since this is a key project that I will be working on, Julius my CSU colleague suggested I accompany him so I could learn more. The […]

July 10

Right in at the deep end – but I can float!

The day before I left the UK, my NGO Supervisor made contact and asked me if I would be agreeable to a change of plan. Originally, I was due to arrive on Thursday followed by a few days to recover and adjust to my temporary home before a 2-week induction at the Kampala office of […]

July 05

So I am really doing this!

Leaving the UK was a lot harder than I thought it would be. Maybe I’m just a sentimental soul, but despite knowing that Uganda will be an amazing experience, perhaps even the best of my career so far. I was still touched by leaving behind my loved ones, my friends, my work colleagues. I guess […]