Bwambale Rickdan is a 17-year-old youth from Nyamisingiri Village, Nombe parish, Nombe sub-county in Ntoroko district. Born in a polygamous family, Rickdan did not have a chance to complete secondary school.
The water project, which cost about 600 million Uganda shillings (around US$ 181,000) was set up by the Strengthening Access to Girls’ Education (SAGE) project, which has been implemented in Karamoja region for the last three years.
World Humanitarian Day is held every year on 19 August to pay tribute to aid workers who risk their lives in humanitarian service, and to mobilize people to advocate for a more humane world.
How Save the Children impacted children in 2015
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