EPRC Highlights

How can Uganda enhance secondary education enrolment for the girl child?

Last month, Uganda joined the rest of the world to commemorate the International Day of the Girl Child under the theme...
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Will government’s strategy of prioritising support to large scale farmers prevent hunger in Uganda?

The Global Report on Food Crises (2022) reports that close to 193 million people are acutely food insecure and are...
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Unpaid Care Work: ‘My husband has started trusting me with money’

In pairs, they walked forward and sat side by side to share their stories about steps they were taking to...
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Vulnerability of product standards enforcement in Uganda

The death of 14 people in August after they consumed a substandard liquor in Gulu is one indicator of the...
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Poor absorption capacity derail service delivery at local government level

Local Government (LG) administration units in Uganda have continued to have inadequate funding to provide basic public service goods. Yet...
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The Economic Policy Research Centre (EPRC) is Uganda’s leading think tank in economics and development policy oriented research and policy analysis.

The Economic Policy Research Centre was established in 1993 as an autonomous not-for-profit organization limited by guarantee to fill fundamental voids in economics research, policy analysis, and capacity building for effective in-country contributions to Uganda’s policy processes.

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