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Wednesday 22 November 2017

Cash for Work Promoting Peaceful Co-existence

Under Cash for Work, the refugees and Ugandans (host community) will plant trees, maintain roads, clear garbage and dig rubbish pits in markets, health centres, schools and child-friendly spaces and in return each participant will be remunerated with a stipend.

Tuesday 21 November 2017

"They call me Suarez"

Watch a short film about the football playing girls of Uganda.

Thursday 16 November 2017

Uganda Government launches National Child Participation Strategy

The Government of Uganda, in partnership with Save the Children and UNICEF, on 15th November launched the National Child Participation Strategy that aims to pave the way for child participation in decisions that affect children at national and local levels.

Tuesday 31 October 2017

Excitement as UNDP’s Cash for Work Project kicks off in Uganda’s Bidibidi Refugee Settlement

Under the project, the South Sudanese refugees and host community (Ugandans) will plant trees, maintain roads, clear garbage and dig rubbish pits in markets, health centres, schools and child-friendly spaces.

Thursday 12 October 2017

More than 20,000 girls married illegally every day

More than 20,000 girls are married every day below the minimum age permitted by national law, according to new research from Save the Children and the World Bank marking the International Day of the Girl.

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