When a war is over…

Photo: A 5 year old boy leads his father Ocitti Ceaser, helping him carry one of his spare limbs for repair by the Association of Volunteers in International Service(AVSI) in Gwenkoro village, Pader district-Northern Uganda. The father is a Land mine survivor who lost both of his legs during the LRA war and had a … Continue reading When a war is over…

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Moving-on

Photo: Layere Grace being led by her husband as they come home with pumpkins from their garden. 44 year old Layere Grace is one of the many landmine victims in Pader district, Northern Uganda. She was hit by a landmine in 2002 while in the garden with her 5 months old daughter Ayaa on her … Continue reading Moving-on

Words of Nyakat Chatim

40 year old Nyakat Chatim Martha is one of the occupants of Kiryandongo refugee settlement. As a group mobiliser for cluster B, she says that they feel secure for now to the extent that one can sleep with the house-door open. ‘I rushed from Sudan with nothing, but my 5 children. The war had intensified … Continue reading Words of Nyakat Chatim

Chelimo introduces David

A few months back, my friend Chelimo introduced her fiance to her Parents in Kapchorwa and gave me the opportunity do document their lovely event. Its a pleasure the Gelvins, documenting one of your life events.

Struggles of a Providing Father

Nothing is given to man on earth - struggle is built into his nature of  life, and  the hero is the man who lets no obstacle prevent him from pursuing the values he has chosen. For many of us, our fathers are our heroes. We appreciate them for their love, guidance and providence regardless of … Continue reading Struggles of a Providing Father