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Village Enterprise COVID-19 Tales: Norbert Otim

Gulu, Uganda

“"There are people just doing things out of fear. Sometimes we need to fear because it is a deadly virus. But we shouldn't just fear to fear. There are people who are fearing what they don't know and don't know why they are fearing."”

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Lily Peter

Rhino Refugee Camp, Uganda

“Now when we wake up, we have hope.”

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Okum Goro Business Group

Nwoya, Uganda

“We feel empowered. Every time we move in the community, we move with our heads held high.”

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Dinah Cherlonlaten

Soy, Kenya

“I don’t know where I’d be with Village Enterprise. Probably someone useless in the community.”

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Juliet Agemo

Ngora, Uganda

“It was my dream to be a teacher to produce more great people.”

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Joseph Nyaranga

Kitale, Kenya

“I came from nothing, but now I’m something.”

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Anna Margaret

Ateka, Uganda

“I have reached a level at which I look at my children and I no longer see them as orphans.”

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