Tag Archives: Bake for Life

A week in Uganda

Posted by Niek Huizenga on May 5, 2012


I am now finishing my second Uganda blog at the Entebbe airport. I call it a week… I have visited many places all over Uganda and I met a lot of great people. My experiences of the first days are already described in my previous blog. So I’ll start from there.

Challenges for small scale bakeries

On Monday morning I had a nice discussion about the “small scale bakeries” with Marjon and Matano (managers of Bbrood). Read more...

What I learned about bread and Uganda

Posted by Niek Huizenga on April 29, 2012

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Crossing from one place to another in and around Kampala in a 4×4 or boda boda (motorcycle). My first day in Uganda was overwhelming.

Boda boda in Kampala

Sustainable bakeries in Uganda

For the coming week I am going to investigate how we can setup a (small scale) sustainable bakery concept in local villages in Uganda. The main goal of these bakeries is to empower the women (who run the bakery) and to create business and jobs in rural areas. Read more...