The project, "Utilisation of locally available materials through participatory approach by the youth phase three" covering the eastern region districts on Namisindwa, Sironko, Kaliro, Jinja and Mayuge was Launched at Paradise hotel Jinja. The ceremony was presided over by the permanent secretary Ministry of Works and Transport. Participants were drawn from prime ministers office, ministry of local government and respective district local government.
Presentation on the importance of Do-nou technology was made during the workshop. This showed the four advantages of the technology as;
- - It's durable, sections worked using the technology last longer.
- - It's labour intensive therefore creates employment
- - low cost and efficient because it uses locally available materials and tools
- - It's easy to learn that even semi skilled artisans
During the workshop, success stories from groups that were trained during the MOFA year 1 were presented