Armed with Western ideas and solutions, Katiti Kironde and her husband Bill arrived in Uganda to help villagers through the Kironde Education and Health Fund, an NGO founded in honor of her family’s rich Ugandan legacy of public service. They quickly learned, however, that by listening to locals and truly understanding the root cause of ongoing problems, true collaboration could bring results far beyond what was originally hoped for.
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This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx