The Role of Higher Learning Institutions in meeting social challenges. Why the quality of education matters

The Role of Higher Learning Institutions in meeting social challenges. Why the quality of education matters

By Barungi Ayesigye On May 14, 2020

  As the global public health shock of COVID 19 continues to impact negatively on countries worldwide, governments, institutions and businesses globally have had to back track their efforts, plans and priorities with financial budgets having to be realigned to...

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Public policy and Human rights: How human rights haves affected public policy in Uganda

Public policy and Human rights: How human rights haves affected public policy in Uganda

By Gad Arthur Kisaalu On May 14, 2020

How human rights have affected public policy in Uganda. By Gad A. Kisaalu Human rights in Uganda have taken center stage with several civil society organisations taking on the government for a wide spectrum of rights violation as adopted from...

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“Quarantine” Your Uterus - More 21 days to go!!!

“Quarantine” Your Uterus - More 21 days to go!!!

By Harriet Kamashanyu On April 28, 2020

The global pandemic of COVID-19 is a wreaking havoc on a wide array of health, economic, social and personal decisions. However, what may be lost in the chaos - among other effects and dangers - is the specific impact on...

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How secure are your data and network systems as you remotely work and study at home?

How secure are your data and network systems as you remotely work and study at home?

By Daniel Bill Opio On April 28, 2020

After declaring a global pandemic by the World Health Organization, one of the key preventive measures for the spread of Covid-19 is social distancing which has been widely adopted with countries such as Uganda undertaking the same before any case...

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This Women’s Month —  let us embrace women’s economic empowerment!

This Women’s Month — let us embrace women’s economic empowerment!

By Harriet Kamashanyu On March 16, 2020

Despite historic legacies of political upheavals and violent conflicts, Uganda has enjoyed relative peace and stability since 2006, with the reinstatement of multi-party democracy, a strong constitution that protects women’s human rights, and an end to conflict in Northern Uganda....

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Refugee, Migrant and Asylum Seeker:  Why the differences matter.

Refugee, Migrant and Asylum Seeker: Why the differences matter.

By Daniel Adyera On August 30, 2019

In the modern era, cross-border movements have become very common with hundreds of people moving daily from one country to another. These individual and group movements have occurred for centuries for a variety of reasons. For instance, some left their...

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The tyranny of poverty: Why foreign aid has failed to bail African countries from the prison of poverty

The tyranny of poverty: Why foreign aid has failed to bail African countries from the prison of poverty

By Tonny Okwir On August 21, 2019

The concept of poverty has dominated the agenda of international development discourses for the last three decades. Undoubtedly, poverty has become a development challenge which is seen as a rich world of one billion fighting for a poor world of...

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Lessons in Public Policy Research Writing

Lessons in Public Policy Research Writing

By Zakaria Tiberindwa On July 25, 2019

Three months down the road and the 2019 Y4P journey continues. It’s been worthwhile so far. The lessons are quite telling but for today, I will focus on the lessons learnt about the Public Policy Research Writing process. When I...

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