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Tackling child trafficking: Let's start from...

Religious leaders are held in high esteem, especially at the grassroots level, and therefore have a strong influence on social norms, values and practices...

Street children's day: 'Let's show them Christ's...

"The situation is now very tense and the street-connected children are being hit particularly hard by this pandemic," says Damon Wamara of Dwelling Places....

Safe spaces: Amplifying voices of street-connected...

As we look to mark International Street Children Day this Sunday, the sharp focus is on the vulnerability of street-connected children in this fragile...

Ex-convict who became a lawyer

In 2012, I sat for my final exams at the Adult Education Centre and scored 21 points.A gentleman called Ron Harris helped me complete secondary and university...

Sh5.4b earmarked for street children

To strengthen the rehabilitation strategy and the wellbeing of the street children, Cabinet on Monday approved sh5.4b.

Mukandanga relives life on Kampala streets...

The rainy season was really harsh on us. I feel tormented whenever it rains at night even today.

KCCA to demolish dilapidated street children...

The move by KCCA in partnership, with the district leaders of Napak and other stakeholders, is meant to have street children repatriated and resettled...

Becoming Maama City - Part 3

Street children in Kampala have commanders they refer to as General. To become a general, one has to fight and defeat his/her predecessor in a ceremony....

Becoming Maama City - Part 2

What happened to Pauline Elizabeth Mukandanga after escaping the craws of her employer's husband as a housemaid? We explore this in the second part series...

Journey of Hope Walk 2019: 5 days to go

"As Dwelling Places, we are saying it is possible to keep a child off the street if you support them to stay in school," says Nkemba.

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TRAFFICKING: Is gov't not doing enough?

TRAFFICKING: Is gov't not doing enough?

Cases are reported in different countries, but the desk has no funds to facilitate investigations