ANGELIC - Social Clothing Switzerland - (in German)

ANGELIC - Social Clothing Switzerland - (in German)

by Dino Parrella March 10, 2020

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Bluseeds announces new partnership

Bluseeds announces new partnership

by David Kirby October 01, 2019 2 Comments

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Insights Of Failures And Success (I/IV)

Insights Of Failures And Success (I/IV)

by Dino Parrella March 15, 2019 7 Comments

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Dino Parrella, CEO Bluseeds, Uganda, Africa, Charity, Impacting lives

A Slap in the Face - And a Lesson Learned

by Dino Parrella December 29, 2018 2 Comments

The slap in the face in the title? I received that - metaphorically - two years ago during one of my earliest visits to West Uganda. I was there to talk about being an entrepreneur, about how to take a vision and start a business. I thought I was there to teach, but I was actually about to learn a very important lesson. 

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Back Home, Looking Back, and Looking to the Future

Back Home, Looking Back, and Looking to the Future

by Dino Parrella October 23, 2018 6 Comments

Back home in my safe little European bubble, I'm still recovering from the trip, all the work I did there and, sadly, the side effects of my malaria tablets! 

It's been three years since we began our work in Uganda. And I can see that, along with other local initiatives in the fields of health care, family planning, hygiene, housing and so on, that Bluseeds, in enabling individuals to start a business in their own community, adds an important additional element in the development of sustainable communities. Read on and reflect - and look forward - with me. 

 

 

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What a Week It's Been! Snapshots From Uganda and More

What a Week It's Been! Snapshots From Uganda and More

by Dino Parrella October 15, 2018 2 Comments

What a week it's been here in Uganda! Join me as I take you along on the first week of my journey in this beautiful country and explore just how Bluseeds is making a real difference.

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Welcome to My Ugandan Journey!

Welcome to My Ugandan Journey!

by Dino Parrella October 09, 2018 5 Comments

Welcome to my Ugandan journey! I'm finally here in Uganda, sitting on a very comfortable sofa on Ugandan Independence Day finally finding the time to write this blog. 

Last Saturday, operating on just an hour's sleep, I made the journey from London's Heathrow Airport to Brussels, and then on from there to Entebbe, Uganda via Kigali, Ruanda. And now the real hard work has begun! 

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