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CRCU Staff training on how to manage PTSD

The executive committee members of CRCU have just graduated from a one week from Monday 23 to Friday 27, level 1 and level 2 trauma healing training of trainers . The training will benefit the entire Congolese Refugee Community in Uganda starting from Kampala to different settlements where refugees are.  This program is taking place in partnership with the PARACLETIS […]

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WEEKLY MEETING, 25 SEPTEMBER 2019

WEEKLY MEETING This Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Congolese refugees gathered again in big number at their community in Kampala. They are currently discussing matter concerning the “Self-reliance” programme which they launched as a motto for this year and which encourages members to have in mind the entrepreneurship habitude. The Community received also the Director, Darasa Education and Development Foundation who […]

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Culture and Art at CRCU

Papsher artist multitalented refugee from Congo do music dance rap and poetry and Co-founder of The New Talent a group for Urban refugee Congolese who using Music Dance Drama and fashion show for healing trauma, stress to forget all bad memory On Sartuday 21st September 2019 Papsher and his Team organised en Event for Peace (Concert for Peace) concert was […]

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The burial of Pr Malamu Salumu

On the 7th August 2019, the CRCU and the members gathered for the burial of their member Pr Salumu Malamu who was taken by a sudden death on Saturday 3rd August 2019. The burial occurred at the Entebbe graveyard after four days mourning at the late’s home in Makindye. Pr Malamu Salumu was a very active member of the community. […]

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Grant of wheel chairs to refugee PWD

The Congolese Refugees Community in Uganda ( CRCU ) benefited from a grant of wheel chairs to refugees and nationals living with disabilities by the Rotary Club Munyonyo Kampala through Rotarian Gabriel Mugaruka. The CRCU submitted a list of some members who are PWDs to the Rotary Club and today they are axauced by the grant of the wheel chairs […]

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CELEBRATION OF THE WORLD REFUGEE DAY 2019

The Congolese Refugee Community in Uganda (CRCU) celebrated the World Refugee Day today Wednesday, June 26th, 2019 in an atmosphere of meditation. The theme of the day was “Becoming Self-reliant”. The community gathered members and non-members at the Community Centre in order to pray to God rather than to celebrate. Around 1000 people from different backgrounds attended the function including […]

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Vulnerability assessment activities in the community

This week, more than 50 families were assessed in the Congolese Refugees Community in Uganda (CRCU). The assessment was focussed on the views of the heads of families who appeared to be also the Principal Applicants in their refugee cases. Ninety percent (90%) of the assessed people complained of hardly affording livelihood needs. Seventy percent (70%) were made unable to […]