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Uganda and Children and young people

  • Capital: Kampala
  • Population: 33398682
  • Size: 236040.0 Km2

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The BLDS children & young people collection
The BLDS children & young people collection
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No small sacrifice: child sacrifice in Uganda, in a global context of cultural violence
KidsRights Foundation, 2014
Every week, children in Uganda disappear when parents aren’t watching. Later, children are found dead or alive, with blood or body parts missing. In many of these cases, parts were removed by witch doctors when the children were...
The complexity of applying UN Resolution 1325 in post conflict reintegration processes: The case of Northern Uganda
G. Maina / African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2011
The United Nations (UN) Security Council Resolution 1325 calls on all actors involved to address the special needs of women and girls during rehabilitation, reintegration and post-conflict reconstruction. This study endeavours to anal...
Eliminating mother‐to‐child transmission of HIV in Uganda by 2015: what will it take?
HIV/AIDS Knowledge Management and Communication Capacity, 2014
Attaining Elimination of Mother?to?Child Transmission (EMTCT) targets in Uganda by 2015 requires increased funding to the response from both the Government and international agencies, investment in health systems strengthening, and in...
Strong girls, powerful women: program planning and design for adolescent girls in humanitarian settings
K. Paik / Women's Refugee Commission, 2014
In collaboration with implementing partners, the Women’s Refugee Commission tested promising approaches in adolescent girls’ programming by applying the learning from development contexts in pilot programmes in three displ...
Self-reported drunkenness among adolescents in four sub-Saharan African countries: associations with adverse childhood experiences
African Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya, 2010
Consumption of alcohol is associated with acute and chronic adverse health outcomes. There is a paucity of studies that explore the determinants of alcohol use among adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa and, in particular, that examine t...
Male youth and voluntary counseling and HIV-Testing (VCT): the case of Uganda and Malawi
C. Izugbara; C. Undie; N. Mudege; A. Ezeh / African Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya, 2009
Voluntary Counseling and HIV-Testing (VCT) is defined as a process by which an individual undergoes counseling, enabling him or her to make an informed choice about being tested. Focusing on Uganda and Malawi, two of the world’s...
Urbanization and education in East Africa
M. Oketch (ed); M.W. Ngware (ed) / African Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya, 2012
The objective of this book is to pull together contributions on how education provision is affected by the rapid urbanization and to highlight the practice and policy gaps in the education of those who live in the urban areas. It is a...
East Africa Quality in Early Learning (EAQEL): impact evaluation report
African Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya, 2012
This is an impact assessment report of an independent evaluation of the Aga Khan Foundation‘s (AKF) East African Quality in Early Learning (EAQEL) initiative to determine whether the initiative improves learning outcomes in the ...
Social protection for the poorest in Africa compedium of papers presented during the International Conference on Social Protection, 2008
Conference proceedings from the International Conference on Social Protection, Uganda, 8th-10th September 2008.  Papers cover: social protection design programmes social protection, vulnerability and right...
Changing Patterns of Access to Education in Anglophone and Francophone Countries in Sub Saharan Africa: Is Education for All Pro-Poor?
K.M. Lewin / Consortium for Research on Educational Access, Transitions and Equity, 2011
This paper explores patterns of growth in participation in six Anglophone and seven Francophone countries in SSA with Universal Primary Education programmes. The results show that progress has been patchy and sometimes disappointing. ...
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Raising Voices
Preventing violence against women and children
African Friends in Need Network (AFINNET)
Uganda based Christian organisation working to promote rural community development initiatives
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