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Her Voice Matters!!! Towards an Empowered Girl Child.

Her Voice Matters!!! Towards an Empowered Girl Child.

By Harriet Kamashanyu On October 11, 2020

On the International Day of the Girl (11 October), we join UN Women to celebrate girls everywhere as they inspire, break boundaries and take charge of their own future. In 1995, the fourth World Conference on Women made history for...

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Towards a domestic violence free state.

Towards a domestic violence free state.

By Jacintah Akino On October 5, 2020

On 2nd August 2020, Uganda woke up to the sad news of the regrettable passing of Ms. Violet Kakai (RIP) who was hacked to death by her estranged husband. Many more other women in various parts of Uganda have been victims...

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Modern Slavery: The role of Uganda's laws and policies in the protection of women from trafficking.

Modern Slavery: The role of Uganda's laws and policies in the protection of women from trafficking.

By Jacintah Akino On July 15, 2020

In the wake of increased globalization, women travelling out of Uganda in pursuit of better employment has become a common trend. One would argue that the rights to free movement, liberty, right to work, and all other human rights are...

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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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Revisiting the Discourse on Political Parties and Youth Political participation in Uganda

By y4p_admin On May 5, 2017

The involvement of youth in political processes in Africa is more critical now than ever before, considering that 70% of African population are young people less than 29 years, compared to for example 34% in Europe. Scholars have consistently emphasized...

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Kabake: How a Community radio Programme is restoring hope and building communion in Northern Uganda.

Kabake: How a Community radio Programme is restoring hope and building communion in Northern Uganda.

By y4p_admin On August 16, 2016

On Sunday, the 07th August 2016 at 10:00AM, most residents of Acholi and parts of Lango sub-region shall tune to 102 Mega FM listen to KABAKE. To many of them, this will not be their first time to listen to...

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Reviewing East Africa's Refugee Management Approaches

By y4p_admin On August 5, 2016

By providing a forum for expert exchange on the current refugee crisis, KAS Uganda, together with their partner, Young Leaders Think Tank, sought to formulate ideas on how to better combat refugee management in a sustainable manner. The participants of...

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