#Uganda

  • Article: How a Simple Booklet Is Reducing Violence Against Schoolchildren in Uganda
    Education

    How a Simple Booklet Is Reducing Violence Against Schoolchildren in Uganda

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 5, 2017

    More than 90% of schoolchildren in Uganda have experienced corporal punishment. Read more

  • Article: Doctors in Uganda Are Trying to Save Patients By Going On Strike
    Health

    Doctors in Uganda Are Trying to Save Patients By Going On Strike

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 22, 2017

    Low wages, poor working conditions, and inadequate funding plagues Uganda’s public health care. Read more

  • Article: Ed Sheeran, Elton John, and Paloma Faith Are Revealing Their Favourite Childhood Songs for This Great Reason
    Citizenship

    Ed Sheeran, Elton John, and Paloma Faith Are Revealing Their Favourite Childhood Songs for This Great Reason

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 7, 2017

    “These children grow up in silence.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Investing £45 Million to End Malaria in Uganda
    Health

    The UK Is Investing £45 Million to End Malaria in Uganda

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2017

    The money will save over 11,000 children’s lives. Read more

  • Article: Uganda’s Parliament Refuses to Meet Until a String of Murders of Women Are Investigated
    Girls & Women

    Uganda’s Parliament Refuses to Meet Until a String of Murders of Women Are Investigated

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “Why are our women being killed?” Read more

  • Article: Fired After Forced HIV Tests, Ugandan Women Head to Court
    Girls & Women

    Fired After Forced HIV Tests, Ugandan Women Head to Court

    Aug. 23, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    In 2013, 23 percent of HIV respondents lost their jobs or incomes over their status. Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of America Is on a Mission to Empower Girls in Uganda
    Girls & Women

    This Global Citizen of America Is on a Mission to Empower Girls in Uganda

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Girls have the power to change the world." Read more

  • Article: Uganda ‘Desperately’ Needs Humanitarian Aid as South Sudan Refugees Flood In, UN Says
    Citizenship

    Uganda ‘Desperately’ Needs Humanitarian Aid as South Sudan Refugees Flood In, UN Says

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 17, 2017

    The nation has become overwhelmed with South Sudanese refugees. Read more