About Katende Harambe

Katende Harambe Rural – Urban Centre is a family – owned and run project, and is formally registered as Harambe Consultants, a communication and behavioural consultancy firm. In 2004, the consultancy opened a training and demonstration centre for sustainable faming on a piece of land located near one of the city suburbs, Kyaliwajala (Namugongo Nsawo Village). Kira Town Council-Wakiso district 5km away from Kireka of Jinja Road off Namugongo road.

For a photo showcase of all the farm activities, visit our photo gallery here.
Project Activities

Horticultural farming Vegetables, water melons, pineapples, straw berries, hot pepper, goose berries and bananas.
Read more

Formal and Informal training are undertaken at the centre and in the field.  Trainees include students, youths/women organizations.
Read more
Animal husbandry Goat rearing, pig farming, rabbits and cattle rearing, Bee keeping (apiary) Fish Farming (cat fish and tilapia).
Read more


New Technologies

Run-off water harvesting technology- Be water-wise. Katende Harambe is very keen on promoting a run-off-water harvesting technology.

Low-cost tubular plastic bio-digester gas - Biogas is a gaseous fuel produced by the fermentation of organic material such as animal manure

Cassava Technology - The starch contained in cassava can be used as cement in construction of buildings. Katende Harambe carried out an extensive research on this crop cassava (Manihot Esculenta).

Making composite manure - Home made manure (composite) is prepared from decayed garden weeds, kitchen remains, animal wastes
Read more here
For more of the farm activities and Projects in pictures, click here to see our photo gallery.