• TIST Stories

    Real life stories from TIST farmers who are transforming their lives, ensuring better futures for their children and improving local communities by planting trees.

    August 9, 2019
    Pamela Barigye has been working for TIST since 2008 as one of the first Uganda Cluster Servants...
    In 2015, Mtwara Francis Kariuki helped start a TIST Cluster in his community that now includes 20...
    June 20, 2019
    Dust swirls up behind the thin, bald tire as the dirt bike bounces along the unpaved path. Seated...
    June 13, 2019
    Disabled by polio at the age of 8, Margaret has gathered a group of other villagers coping with...
    June 6, 2019
    Lalobo Wilfred, the leader of the Lokomo cluster, has dedicated himself to expanding his Cluster...
    May 30, 2019
    It only took two hours of hard rain to bring the mountain down on the town of Murukora, Uganda....
    May 23, 2019
    In March 2010, TIST members from Uganda and Kenya had the opportunity to engage in a regional...
    May 16, 2019
    Jeniffer's husband, a primary school teacher, was attacked by a gang on the way home from work...
    Meet Mr. Govindaswamy, a TIST farmer along with his family from Kurisilapattu Village in...
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