WERA MARIAM

WERA MARIAM

Mariam is the last born of six children and she is fifteen years old. She is in primary six and she likes to sing and act, especially folk songs. Mariam wants to be a nurse and she gets the inspiration from her mother who is HIV positive. She has seen her at her...
Kembabazi Janet

Kembabazi Janet

Janet is a primary six pupil. She is eleven years old. She was abandoned with two older siblings by the father while still a baby, then later the mother. She was left with the grandmother, who at that time was taking care of five other children. Her grandmother is a...
Arinda Martha

Arinda Martha

Martha is nine years old and in primary two. Her father got into an accident while at work and broke his leg. Ever since he has not been able to work again. This meant that his wife had to take on the full responsibilities of the family; but things got worse when the...
Ainembabazi Christine

Ainembabazi Christine

Christine is the first born out of four, and she is thirteen years old. Her father was killed while at work in Tanzania a few years ago, he was Rwandan by nationality but had come to Uganda many years ago and acquired Ugandan citizenship. unfortunately the mother...
Emmanuel

Emmanuel

Emma (Emmanuel) is 15 years old and the second born of three, he lost both his parents on the same day and has since been in the hands of different relatives who have not treated him in the kindest manner. This included him attending schools that were really not...
ASIIMWE BELINDA

ASIIMWE BELINDA

Belinda is twelve years old. She lost her father during the recent pandemic. During her father’s illness her family had to sell almost everything they owned to pay for his medication. In addition, during this time their house collapsed and they didn’t have...