• The Oil Sector: Listen to our Foundation Chairman on Sunday at NBS TV.

    Hoima is one of those on the 19 geological maps with mineral potential zones in Uganda including Masindi. Hoima municipality is one of the cities set to be elevated to city status, and it’s specifically a strategic city of Oil and Gas. In the Albertine region where Hoima lies, there is an estimated 6.5B barrels

    July 29, 2020
  • JODEF TV: Digital Economy takes Digital Approaches.

    JODEF TV been started by our I.T Team, this has been as a result of changes, and technological advancements. “The future calls for flexible minds, its not about now its about what will drive tommorrow ” JODEF I.T lead person. “This is a prototype of a bigger project, we are working with partners to import

    March 28, 2020
  • An interview with Masindi Youth Entreprenuer

    Masindi Youth Entreprenuer. Ayesiga ClaireBusiness name: Stop and Shine Boutique Location, Opposite Stanbic bank, Talemwa Building.#Bunyoro Youth Convention 2020 #Tandika Nekyoina Thank You Claire Ayesiga for your time. “Empowering Communities, Ending Poverty”

    March 11, 2020
  • An interview with Kagadi Youth Entreprenuer

    Kagadi District Youth Entreprenuer. Semuga VicentBusiness name: People’s Hope Theatre (U) Ltd Location, Opposite District offices, Isunga – Kibaale Road.#Bunyoro Youth Convention 2020 #Tandika Nekyoina.

    March 10, 2020
  • Bunyoro Youth Convention event T- Shirts are out.

    Bunyoro Youth Convention 2020 is grounding its momentum day by day.    We are happy that with our partner, the 2020 Youth Convention T-Shirts are out. Our Events T-Shirts are of great quality. You can support this event by placing in your reservation. The contact person for this segment is at +256 789 969211 whatsapp

    February 9, 2020
  • Our Youth Project “Bunyoro Youth Convention” gets Donation from Ham Enterprise Ltd.

    Thank you Mr. Hamis Kiggundu for this humbling Donation. We are happy that our services are reaching the people of Bunyoro with support of our partners. We are blessed that we have added a partner to our programs, this is a great step as the foundation. Tackling Youth is one of our priorities , we

    January 11, 2020

    The 2020 BYC will be another one-day interactive event that will take place at Jonard Development Foundation 2 acres Gardens in Kanenankumba, Hoima Municipality on Saturday 21. March. 2020. The Slogan for 2020 Convention is “Start with what you have” (in Runyakitara “Tandika nekyoine”). “The driving force for 21st century is the intellectual capital of

    January 9, 2020
  • We do not need money, we are empowered with right information at a right time.

    Meeting with different people from every village in Karongo Ward was a great move to the Foundation. Meeting with villages, talking to people about the challenges and benefits of Oil and Gas is vital for now. In the Niger Delta most of what is happening is a nightmare, land grabbing, the effects of oil spills

    November 27, 2019
  • Meeting with Youth in Kiryatete, Hoima Municipality.

    Meeting with you at Sir Tito Playground was a humbling experience, as the Foundation we were thrilled by your passion for football. As a focused community you even work hand in hand to have an annual tournament, a tournament that re-energizes you to succeed more in your sports. We are seduced by your zeal to

    November 22, 2019
  • Information is an asset in the 21st century.

    We are meeting with different communities, different stakeholders. We believe the future is for the informed. Get the right information today that will be of a great importance for the next day. The challenge has been, people are given or access outdated if not irrelevant information. They continue using the same failed approaches to  solve

    October 8, 2019
  • Football has much potential than even Oil.

    The 92 Premier League and Football League clubs contributed £1.9bn to the UK government in taxes (2015-16: £1.6bn) Meanwhile, Scottish Premiership revenues increased by 63% to £181m in 2016-17, driven by the on-field success of Celtic, and Rangers’ participation in Scotland’s top flight. China’s Football Vision. China’s strategy is to become a “world football superpower”

    September 16, 2019
  • “My Discussion with ABUPA (Association of Bunyoro Performing Artists)” Chairman JODEF.

    Eng. Asiimwe Jonard at the New Court View Hotel conversing with all Bunyoro Artists I enlightened the members about Artificial Intelligence (machines taking up human jobs) and Machine learning, and how in the first place the world has managed to defeat the competition machines pose to the human race, by developing/ nurturing talents (a machine

    August 25, 2019
  • Kyakatemba Water Source ready for service.

    Kyakatemba water source new status On 6th July 2019 our team of workers visited Kyakatemba Water Source that is located at the boundary of the two cells, Kyentale and Kihemba.  The water point serves serves these two villages in Kyentale ward, Mparo Division, Hoima Municipality. It’s water table reduced hence causing the pipe not to

    August 21, 2019
  • Jonard Development Foundation lends a hand to Kitemba Primary School.

    “I was honoured meeting my friend and my MP Hoima Municipality Hon. Bategeka Lawrence at Kitemba Primary School. I told parents and teachers that, my prayer is not for invited guests to keep giving in money, but I would be pleased to see every parent capable of giving in 1 or 2 Million , if

    August 19, 2019
  • Jonard Development Foundation sponsors Women League.

    Yesterday at Eid Al Adha day, residents of Bujumbura Division and Kyabigambire people gathered to support Bujwahya and Nyamirima teams as they came together to participate in different activities at Nyamirima playground. Alot of other activities accompanied the set finals of the two women teams. In his remarks of the day Chairman Jonard Development Foundation

    August 12, 2019
  • We met with people in Kiryabana Mparo Division

    Meeting with community, talking to people is creating an avenue for people to forward tailormade solutions to problems affecting our communities. We believe in long lasting solutions to poverty, hunger and other social injustices. We thank you people of Kiryabana for sharing with us and welcoming us to your community. JODEF ” Empowering Communities, Ending

    August 9, 2019
  • jonard development foundation anthem released.

    In a partnership Jonard Development Foundation and ABUPA, released the Foundation Anthem. “This is good for our Foundation this would last for many years, this composition would stand all seasons, this is an athem that would give hope and confidence” Eng. Asiimwe said after the handover of the project. Download link of the song

    August 9, 2019
  • Youth Motivation: Rearing Chickens is expensive, that is what is mostly said.

    Layers were chicks once, it persistence and patience that wins Everything is expensive but what balances the equation is the art involved in with the proprietor, when you confuse a situation in the inception, you have killed the whole idea. “Remember the bigger the challenge, the higher the opportunity”. What if you start with one

    July 13, 2019
  • Lend a Hand: 80 years plus elders stuck with Orphans in Buhanika

    Elders are taking up responsibilities of kids abandoned by their parents, or parents being victims of either AIDS and other diseases. This family’s bread winner is the grand mama in a photo, the grand father is age incapacitated. This grand mother makes pancakes to sustain themselves and these kids at Buhanika Primary School plus other

    July 11, 2019
  • Water and Sanitation. JODEF visited Kyentale and Kihemba water source Kyakatemba.

    The water source needs government action. We visited Kyakatemba Water Source that is located at the boundary of the two cells, Kyentale and Kihemba. The water point serves two areas Kyentale and Kihemba though Kihemba has some other water source. It’s water reduced in the amount, the water levels reduced, the water changed path, water

    July 6, 2019
  • Sustainable Approaches will win in the 21st century.

    Every thing, here, there let’s encourage Sustainable approaches. When you see someone roasting maize late February,  cry for your self..Because a forest is tampered with some where. These Chicken are leaving examples and a first project that has given tangible product. We started with one egg, later 5, then 20 , 40 , and so

    July 1, 2019
  • JDF Consultative Meeting with Lower level local councils of Kahoora Division Hoima Municipality.

    If you are people centered, then the Chairperson LC 1 is a must stakeholder. We discussed alot at our office at Habitat, Kakora Cell, Hoima. They have alot of concerns, our secretary wrote all the discussions of the meeting. Contributing to governments efforts, or complimenting government efforts is our role, we are rolling out programmes

    June 29, 2019
  • Jonard Development Foundation Proposed Headquarters In Kanenankumba, Hoima Municipality.

    Your thinking limits your capacity; it later affects your accomplishments in life. Dreaming big is the best option for the ambitious. In times of coining out strategies, in times of starting, it’s better to start small, but you must envision a big whole picture for the project in the inception. Do not get intimidated by

    June 16, 2019
  • Jonard Development Foundation Mparo Division Leaders consultative meeting.

    Yesterday Jonard Development Foundation met with Leaders at lower leadership levels in Mparo Division Hoima Municipality. The area Chairperson LC1 is vital stakeholder in development, its imperative to engage with village gate keepers, he or she may either open the gate or close it. We have introduced our programs and forged a relationship, friendship with

    June 14, 2019
  • Jonard Development Foundation Anthem to be composed by ABUPA.

    In a partnership Jonard Development Foundation is working with ABUPA, in composing the Foundation Anthem. “We believe this Foundation is to last for many years, we want an anthem that would stand all seasons, an athem the would give hope and confidence” Eng. Asiimwe said. Jonard Development Foundation Chairman, Eng Jonard Asiimwe in the same

    June 11, 2019
  • Youth involvement in Income generating activities.

    Youth contribute more than 78% of the total population in Uganda. The youths are the productive population and a vechile that drives the nation. But the question lies in if that population is an assest or a liability. JODEF believe in youth and we understand the challenges the youth go through, we work with a

    May 24, 2019
  • Jonard Development Foundation Chairman: I need projects not being invited for food.

    Story By Bunyoro Sqoop On Saturday KISA Students association of Nyabyeya had their hand over party at Nyabyeya main hall that had a big number of attendants both from with the institution and out nearby communities. n Saturday KISA Students association of Nyabyeya had their hand over party at Nyabyeya main hall that had a

    May 6, 2019
  • Eng. Jonard Asiimwe invited as a Guest of Honor at a Talent Show recently.

    Eng Jonard Asiimwe the CEO Jonard Develpment Foundation on Easter sunday was honored a chief guest at Darlison Music Show. “I take this opportunity to thank all who have turned out ,to support our dear loving Darlson, RDC,team JDF,and the rest of the congregation. Thanks for inviting me as chief guest of honour,I love you

    April 24, 2019
  • Happy Easter to you all

    Happy Easter to You all our People. We believe in Christ’s death and resurrection, we had a chance to live another more spiritual fulfilling life. Let’s go to Church and praise, thank the Almighty for the life, good health, and for his hard decision he took to offer his only beloved son. Happy Easter..

    April 21, 2019
  • Usher’s interviews were conducted yesterday at Offices in Kinubi

    Yesterday we were honored by a group of Applicants who turned up for interviews at our Offices in Kinubi Habitat, Hoima. We believe we can innovate new ideas, find ways on how we can engage the youth in income generating activities. Yesterday we only conducted interviews for ushers, for the remaining posts, we shall inform

    April 19, 2019