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Benadette Chandia Kodili

I am a youth leader and activist.I do and LOVE campaigning and advocacy on climate justice and food security for social change.

 I have sub conciously advocated for food rights since I was in my mother's womb and hope to do so FOREVER!

“Just a brick from each of us out there TOGETHER,we will build the world we want to see! for us and the little CHILDERN!!”

Latest blogs

I will add to the saying that it does not matter how big or small the first step is, as long as it is in the right direction.Almost 6 years ago, I met 30 young people trying to figure out what we...
The Caravan was in its second venue and we approached in a procession proudly announcing the arrival of the crusade against corruption. Boldly holding a banner that asked the people of Kyatiri to...
Breakfast in Pakwach was eventful but not nearly as arousing as the lately concluded hybrid eclipse that saw crowds throng the town. Nonetheless the crew had access to katogo and rolex and they...
The 3rd Anti-corruption convention in Hotel Africana provided a perfect flag off for the Anti-Corruption Caravan. Not only were crew members psyched up by the ambience, the high-powered delegation...
 Today the 2nd December the anti – corruption caravan was flagged off at Africana by Moses Makumbi Deputy Director of Ethics and Integrity who was representing the Minister at the 3rd Anti-...
Maybe the more we talk about these issues the more they will sink deep in people minds.What issues?  Just imagine a life without that mother, sister, daughter or wife that you love so dearly....
On my birthday I wore a dress slightly above my knees. I definitely felt smart and good and had a great time. However, it has just occurred to me that I missed out on one thing I deserved and wished...
It is day five of the teachers Industrial Action here in Uganda. Teachers are demanding government to honor its commitment of a 20% increment this financial year as promised in negotiations that have...
Kodili (far left) and her sister Martha (far right)
I am really disturbed by the nature of News I watch, read and listen to these days. I felt this way one evening some time back as I was about 400km away from the capital of Uganda, where I have...
As I grow older, I have learnt to appreciate that for effective change to happen it must be gradual. I have also learnt that YOU can be the change you would like to see. It does not matter how many...