“We can now compete at national level” -Excited beneficiaries testifies after being declared second, during the regional products exhibition.
JINJA: Women Initiative in Poverty Eradication -Uganda (WIPE-UG) a non government organisation on poverty eradication and Human Rights advocators especially for the Women, was ranked number two during a regional products exhibition at YMCA Jinja today.
The competitions was organized by a parterner organizations called WEZESHA IMPACT – A skilling Institution.
About 20 Vocational Skilling Institutions and organisations from the Eatern part of the country have on Friday 21st October, 2022 competitively participated in a public show up where each institution displayed different items done. The exhibitors included among others, YMCA college and Business Studies-Jinja, Wipe Uganda, Nawanyago Technical Institute. These scored positions First, Second, and Third, respectively.
Others were, Global Intergrated Skills Training Institute, Pioneer Vocational Institute Iganga, e.t.c.
As participants, WipeUg displayed her expertise in Soap making (Liquid Soap &Bar Soap), Candles, Snack made out of jack fruit, and other items. All our products are locally made. Other competitor exhibited agricultural products, art skills like garment making, fashion & design, decoration and many more.
The organizers are have sensored among regional participants who will take part in the pending national level competitions.
After being ranked among first two, the Executive Director Wipe Uganda Owek Mutesi Deborah Christine Magezi applauds staff & the beneficiaries for the expertise.