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6 November 2017
At 22, Resty Kabalangira is a small business owner and young mother in her home town of Mubende, central Uganda. Resty owns a salon.  And, on a typical day her customers, mostly young women, engage... Read more
1 November 2017
News
Kampala, Uganda - Global Fund has announced catalytic funding amounting to USD 9.4 million for interventions that will address HIV prevention focusing on adolescent girls, young women and key... Read more
18 October 2017
Opinion
Recently, I was sent a WhatsApp message; a video from Youtube. Apparently, this video had been running rounds in Uganda’s social media since April 2017, when the news featured on one of the prominent... Read more
17 October 2017
News
Noelle Aryanyijuka is known as the “pad girl” across rural communities and refugee settlements in Uganda. She is the Chief Executive Officer of EcoSmart Pads, a youth-led Ugandan startup that makes... Read more
17 October 2017
Press Release
The State of World Population 2017: Unchecked inequality and failure to protect the rights of poorest women could undermine peace and world’s development goals, new UNFPA report warns   • Only about... Read more
16 October 2017
News
Twenty-three year old Beatrice Katushabe was only 19 years when she met 24-year-old Mike Tumusiime. The casual labourer and then teenage girl both from Ruhama in Ntungamo district in south western... Read more
16 October 2017
News
Bidibidi Settlement, Uganda: Twenty -eight year old Moses Mila and his wife Josephine Angua are refugees from South Sudan living in Bidibidi refugee settlement, Yumbe district. The couple arrived in... Read more
5 October 2017
News
Judith Namara, a 19-year-old student in Kampala was among the over 200 young Ugandans from rural and urban areas who gathered at the Youth Pre-Family Conference Event in Nsambya on September 25. ... Read more
2 October 2017
News
During humanitarian crisis, sexual violence tends to increase leaving women and girls vulnerable, and putting their health and lives at risk.  With the ongoing conflict in the neighboring countries,... Read more
2 October 2017
News
Donors of the UN Joint Programme on Gender Based Violence have expressed contentment in the impact the programme has made in the last eight years, with renewed commitment to continue strengthening... Read more

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