News and Information

October 10, 2023

The Prime Minister at the Mamah Booth

September 18, 2023

Community Engagement to explore new feed stocks for Expanded insect Production among Farmers

As we expand insect production in the communities we are also looking into innovative ways to improve ease of access for farmers to insect feed stocks/bio-waste. […]
September 18, 2023

Progress review meetings with Partners

MAMAH organizes programme review meetings with key partners at all levels. This meeting was hosted at Kyegegwa district headquarters and attended by representatives from the district, […]
September 18, 2023

MAMAH Team visits ICIPE

September 18, 2023

Women Farmers Exposure Visit to Bobo Eco Farm

A farmers’ women group supported by MAMAH on an exposure visit to Bobo Eco Farm insect rearing facility to gain inspiration and knowledge.
September 18, 2023

Training Farmers in Insect Production For Animal Feeds

This year we have trained and equipped over 600 farmers with insect production kits, thanks to financial support from the Novo Nordisk Foundation.
September 18, 2023

School Gardens Linked to Mealworm Production

In schools students run vegetable gardens next to mealworm rearing facilities. The gardens benefit from the insect rearing by-product – frass, which is a good organic […]
September 18, 2023

Science Corners in Schools

We encourage the integration of mealworm rearing projects in schools into the school curriculum. Students should be able to learn about the life cycle of insects, […]
September 18, 2023

Routine Follow-Up of trained Farmers

On routine follow-up of trained farmers in the community for continuous know-how transfer – this is done in collaboration with our technical partner Bobo Eco Farm
September 18, 2023

BSFL Farmers harvesting their insects

Farmers harvesting their insects: some farmers feed their poultry and reduce on the expenditure on feeds while others sell to other farmers and get income. The […]
September 18, 2023

Community-Based BSFL Breeding Centres

MAMAH and partners, with technical support from Bobo Eco Farm have established satellite insect breeding sites so as to enable sustainable access for our farmers to […]
September 18, 2023

Training Women Group Members in Pumpkin Value Addition

MAMAH with partners – East West Seeds Foundation and Bobo Eco Farm are supporting the women to produce pumpkins and make value added products from pumpkins […]
September 18, 2023

RefIPro Project Inception Workshop

The Refugee Insect Production for Food and Feed project inception workshop was organized by MAMAH in November 2022 in Entebbe. The three day workshop was attended […]
September 18, 2023

Expanding Mealworm Production Facilities in Schools

MAMAH is supporting mealworm production in schools in Kyaka II Refugee settlement and the host community to fortify children’s meals with insect protein. The first phase […]
September 15, 2023

MAMAH Team visits Sanergy

Above: Sanergy staff explaining how the Fresh Life toilet works. Below: Team visiting community waste collection centers in Kibera slam, Nairobi MAMAH team also visited Sanergy […]
July 8, 2020

MAMAH and partners receive funding from the NOVO NORDISK foundation to boost income and nutrition With insect farming in Kyaka II refugee settlement

June 2020 The Novo Nordisk Foundation has made a grant to our consortium (MAMAH, Impact Design, Yiya Solutions and Bobo Eco Farm) to expand our activities […]
June 8, 2020

Let us meet the nutritional needs of the most Vulnerable amidst the covid-19 pandemic

At the core of our mission, MAMAH strives to promote the nutritional needs for the nutritionally most vulnerable groups in our communities – the young children, […]
June 8, 2020

MAMAH signs MoU with the Office of the Prime Minister, Department of Refugees

Our programme team attending an inception meeting with the Livelihoods Working group in Kyaka II refugee settlement February 6th 2020 The MoU signed between MAMAH and […]
June 8, 2020

MAMAH signs MoU with Kyegegwa District Local Government

MAMAH on behalf of partners – The Danish non-profit Impact Designs, Bobo Eco Farm and Yiya Solutions signed a MoU with Kyegegwa District Local Government aimed […]
August 20, 2019

MAMAH has established partnership to rear yellow meal worms for food

MAMAH has established partnership with the Danish non-profit Impact Designs, the Danish Refugee Council, a Ugandan based NGO Yiya solutions and her host partner Bobo Eco […]
August 20, 2019

Not so good news

Jane, a widow in Kagavu MAMAH group who received a seed project of rabbits from MAMAH lost all her project to thieves. The rabbits had multiplied, […]