Strategy aims to support children participate in decisions that affect their lives
KAMPALA, 15 November, 2017
Joint Press Release - Government of Uganda, Unicef and Save the Children
The Government of Uganda has today launched its first-ever National Child Participation Strategy, which provides direction for key stakeholders – families, communities, parents, leaders, teachers, policy makers, children, etc - to promote meaningful and quality child participation at all levels of Ugandan society.
By Anne Lydia Sekandi
Kaabong District, Uganda– Imagine being a young adolescent girl, with a one year-old baby of your own, and ailing aging parents to singlehandedly look after.
Japan Government releases US$10m for South Sudanese refugees and Ugandan host communities in Northern Uganda
JOINT PRESS RELEASE
The Government of Japan has contributed US$10 million (approximately 35.9 billion Uganda shillings) to UNHCR (US$4 million), UNICEF (US$3 million), and WFP (US$3 million) to support the emergency response to South Sudanese refugees and host communities in Northern Uganda.
Blog By Proscovia Nakibuuka Mbonye
It is a few minutes after nine o’clock and the children of Mirambo integrated Early Childhood Development Centre (iECD) are all in class for morning lessons. In the middle class, for those aged 4 to 5 years, it is time for the mathematics lesson, one led by children themselves. The session is very participatory and the children are learning through songs.
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