June 25, 2018

Effective Legislation and Women’s Empowerment

On June 11th, Forum for Women in Democracy organized a training for sub-county women councilors in Busia district. The training, led by Jovet Obbo and Margaret Namgembe covered the topics of effective legislative engagement and budgeting. Obbo is a lecturer […]
June 20, 2018

Silence is Deadly

Silence is Deadly is a campaign under the Voices for Health project funded by Planned Parenthood Global (PPG). It aims to change the perspective of the public on the youth’s access to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) information and services. […]
May 31, 2018

CSOs Demand Accountability for Maternal Deaths

On 15th May 2018, activists from various Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) came together at the Uganda National NGO Forum (UNNGOF) office to express their anger and concern over the high mortality rates in Uganda. Recently, we lost our sister Nuliat […]
May 29, 2018

Community Views On The Proposed Income Tax Bill On SACCOs

Last month, the Government of Uganda proposed a tax on Savings and Credit Cooperative Organizations (SACCOs). This suggestion was not well received, mostly because SACCOs play a very important role in bringing groups of people together to save money that […]