#Uganda

  • Article: HP School Cloud Brings Digital Learning to Refugees in Uganda
    PartnerHealth

    HP School Cloud Brings Digital Learning to Refugees in Uganda

    May 13, 2019|HP Inc.

    HP aims to expand access to quality education materials for underserved communities globally. Read more

  • Article: This Ugandan Photographer Says She's 'Breaking the Stereotypes' of Africa and Its Young People
    Citizenship

    This Ugandan Photographer Says She's 'Breaking the Stereotypes' of Africa and Its Young People

    By Jana Sepehr|April 17, 2019

    Esther Mbabazi puts a spotlight on the young generation in Africa. Read more

  • Article: Already Under Pressure, Health Services in Uganda Are About to Face a Major Challenge
    Health

    Already Under Pressure, Health Services in Uganda Are About to Face a Major Challenge

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 17, 2019

    The ministry of finance has cut the budget for essential medicines and other health services. Read more

  • Article: 460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report
    Health

    460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 16, 2019

    Some 50 girls aged between 10 and 19 die from AIDS-related causes every day. Read more

  • Article: Uganda Needs More Education Funding to Support Refugees, UN Says
    Education

    Uganda Needs More Education Funding to Support Refugees, UN Says

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 8, 2019

    Currently, only 60% of refugee children have access to primary school education. Read more

  • Article: Uganda Promotes ‘Curvy Women’ as Tourist Attraction, Sparks Outrage
    Girls & Women

    Uganda Promotes ‘Curvy Women’ as Tourist Attraction, Sparks Outrage

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Gaëlle Langué|Feb. 7, 2019

    “They are objectifying us and reducing women to nothing.” Read more

  • Article: 19 People Arrested in Uganda After Reports of Women Forced to Undergo FGM by Gangs
    Girls & Women

    19 People Arrested in Uganda After Reports of Women Forced to Undergo FGM by Gangs

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 24, 2019

    The arrests follow reports of more than 400 girls and women being subjected to FGM. Read more

  • Article: Kenyan Girls Are Being Taken to Tanzania and Uganda on FGM 'Vacations'
    Girls & Women

    Kenyan Girls Are Being Taken to Tanzania and Uganda on FGM 'Vacations'

    Dec. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Kenya criminalised FGM in 2011 with a minimum punishment of three years in prison and a $2,000 fine. Read more