Ensuring rights and choices for all



18 December 2018

Sweden commits more funds for prevention and response to gender-based violence in Uganda

The UN Population Fund and UN Women have signed an agreement to implement the Joint Programme on Gender-Based Violence in Uganda.  Funded by the Embassy of Sweden in Uganda, the five-year USD 28,750,000 million (SEK 250 million) programme will support interventions to prevent and respond to gender-based violence, with

12 December 2018

A celebration of the girl child

In her speech to the First Lady of Uganda, Esther Mudondo, a young student at Wanyange Girls School, spoke about issues affecting adolescent girls and gave recommendations on what should be done to address these issues. For one entire day, she took over the role of Jinja LCV chairperson, Titus Kisambira, in order to raise

6 December 2018

Sweden and UNFPA recognize best performing midwives

Kampala, Uganda - Petua Kiboko Olobo stood elegantly in her white dress, complete with a belt, a head cap and a badge with the words, ‘I love midwifery’. This was at the award ceremony for the 2018 best performing midwives in Uganda. “I look forward to presenting the midwives. This event is very good motivation because,



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