Yara -Uganda

Yara is a an aspiring scholar of business and sustainability who enjoys incorporating traveling into her education. Through the three dimensions of sustainability, she hopes to continue to promote a more prosperous and healthful society. Yara’s current work is in Masaka, Uganda as in intern for the Foundation for Sustainable Development and St. Jude Family Projects researching integrated organic agriculture for food security. Her primary objective is to assist teachers supplement their shockingly low and inconsistent income through agro-ecology and financial literacy training. By way of these teachers groups she also hopes to increase the capacity of local schools nutritional programs to help combat hunger and malnutrition in the region.

You can follow her follow here work here. To learn more about her past experience and get a more personal take on her current work visit yarawatson.com.