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Girl Child

Lockdown:  When staying home is unsafe for...

Some men are using the lockdown, to take advantage of school girls by luring them into sex in exchange for money to meet their basic needs.

🔊 Betty: From impaired speech to inspirational...

As we mark International Women's Day, we listen to Betty Ogiel Rubanga, whose journey from one of the remotest parts of Uganda to what she is today has...

Kitgum girls to benefit from sanitary pads...

Lamwaka, who is a retired primary school headteacher, said she witnessed girls dropping out of school immediately they started seeing their periods.

The girl child is an endangered person

Parents need to know that without education, a child has no future and the education of the girl child is as important as that of the boy

🔊 PODCAST: A closer look at the girl child...

An extended discussion on the key subject of the girl child in society.

Pupils to parents: protect girls' rights,...

In a moving prayer, led by Isaac Wasajja, Primary Six Bright, the children prayed for themselves and their fellow children throughout the country for the...

Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change...

Coming from Busoga region in Eastern Uganda, I know firsthand what happens when girls do not have adequate social protection. One of the most significant...

Research shows Kamuli girls rampant sex trade...

“Many young girls leave villages and go to Iganga town to engage in sex trade,” stated a research by the students.

Women leaders call for girl child empowerment...

“Girls are often more vulnerable than boys in community because of their biological make up but also some cultures are against girls.

Karamoja leaders map out ways of tackling...

According to the Education ministry Statistical Abstract report 2016, only 43.6% girls enrolled in primary school compared to 56.4% boys in the Karamoja...

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Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

Kawempe neonatal ICU gets new equipment

The health minister, Dr Ruth Aceng, urged health workers to use the new facilities to save the newborns.