Author Archives: Christian De Neef

Update on Funding

Funding for the Nyabushozi project has been coming in slowly, but steadily over the last few months. I turned 50 this year, and I thought that it would be nice to call for a donation of 50 euro/person at that … Continue reading

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European Summit for Global Transformation

On October 15-17, Winfred and I spent the weekend in Amsterdam to attend the European Summit for Global Transformation (ESGT). This is where Winfred and I met in the first place, and somehow this is where the Nyabushozi project started … Continue reading

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Looking into funding options

On our return from Paris, we met with Mark Charmer. Marc works for the AKVO and he explained to us that they currently focus on water-related projects, but that they may be interested in other projects such as education in … Continue reading

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Africa Gathering

On May 27 & 28, Winfred and I went to Africa Gathering, an event in Paris. I believe that this meeting was an important turning point for the project. Africa Gathering is an initiative by MariĆ©me Jamme, promoting social entrepreneurship … Continue reading

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Update from Nyabushozi

Winfred did spend 4 weeks in Africa, traveling from Kigali where she has family and friends, but also contacts at government level, to her native region of Nyabuchozi to meet with the local people, share her ideas, and establish key … Continue reading

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Welcome

The village of Nyabushozi is located in Uganda, across the border from Rwanda, in the Mbarara region. It is a region where there are no lakes, no rivers, no water sources. Lacking access to water from natural sources, the population … Continue reading

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The Story

How I met Winfred I participated in the 2009 European Summit for Global Transformation, which was held in Rotterdam. This is a wonderful event, which focuses on social entrepreneur’s passion and capabilities to actually bring the change they dream of. … Continue reading

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Nyabushozi Photos

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