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Publications

  1. We bring you a story from the Northern part of Uganda on Land injustice. A community of over 2000 people has been battling with Government, Uganda Wildlife Authority and the Army over a piece of land...
  2. We garnered some success regarding the Mobile Money and social media tax. The MM tax dropped to 0.5% from 1%. The pressure to have social media tax scrapped is still on and this time, Members of...
  3. In this edition, We rant about the social media tax! Join the struggle to have this law reaped, or at worst amended! On a brighter note, hundreds of women marched on 1st July in Kampala, from...
  4. We bring you the Teso run in pictures, and as well, Masindi public service delivery day celebration that included cleaning a public hospital. All these activities were carried to mark the...
  5. We bring you the analysis of the National Budget FY2018-19, with a specific eye at the agriculture sector allocation, on which majority Ugandans are dependent. Find out why the sector is underfunded...
  6. [ibimage==39856==image_content_fullwidth==none==self==null==]This was the last edition of the weekly from the Communications Officer Samanya R. Kyategeka.  In this edition, we feature the Former...
  7. In this edition of the Weekly, we bring you the faces, resolutions and motions moved at the just concluded ActionAid Annual General Assembly. We also bring you news from the agricultural summit...
  8. [ibimage==39730==image_content_fullwidth==none==self==null==]At all our 10 GBV shelters, you are assured of getting all the above listed services, and so much more. You will also be served by well...
  9. [ibimage==39694==image_content_fullwidth==none==self==null==]The map above shows the ActionAid GBV shelters spread across the Country. AAU GBV shelters are supplemented by the MIFUMI run shelters in...
  10. I write this letter from the relative (dis)comfort of my temporary place of abode in Kenya. Comfort because I do not have to wake up every day to the largely depressing picture of our country’s...
  11. In this issue of the weekly, we celebrate the seven Billion project that ActionAid Uganda signed to! This is particularly exciting as its evidence of the confidence that donor agencies have in the...
  12. It’s the Global education Week! Several pledges have been made by our government including promising school girls free sanitary towels. This is far from being realised. During this week, make your...
  13. [ibimage==39596==image_content_fullwidth==none==self==null==]The Extractives Governance project has been in existence since 2012. It started out as an advocacy vehicle for the oil and gas sector in...
  14. Dear Reader, in 2013, ActionAid launched the Tax Justice Campaign. The organisation rallied people to honour their duty of paying taxes, but also called on duty bearers to ensure that more tax...
  15. [ibimage==39469==image_content_fullwidth==none==self==null==]In 2017 a new Pan African initiative to mobilize Civil Society for joint action to push for the implementation of the ACDEG was started...
  16. [ibimage==39472==image_content_fullwidth==none==self==null==]For now  20 years, ActionAid  has gathered  experience in prevention and response to Gender Based Violence in Uganda....
  17. This week, we raise a red flag to the increasing incidences of Child pregnancies, now standing at 25%. We also tell you what the Federation Secretary General told the Security focal persons at their...
  18. The Fair, Green and Global(FGG)   is one of the 25 alliances engaged in strategic funding partnership for Dialogue and Dissent with the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs.The main activities...
  19. This week, I had a lot of content to work with. If your story is not in, look out for the next Weekly edition. A big thank you to  the clusters of Gulu, Pallisa, Katakwi and Kapchorwa for...