Legal and Policy Framework on prevention of HIV and pregnancy, and re-entry after pregnancy in learning institutions in Uganda

A) International and Regional Conventions on Rights of Children and Youth Uganda is a signatory to various international and regional conventions and protocols relating to rights of children to health, education, environment without violence, among others. Key among these include: The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC): Consistent with the obligation under ARead More…

Empowering Adolescent Girls and Young Women through Technology

Despite major increases in girls’ access to education in Uganda through the introduction of Universal Primary Education (UPE), Universal Secondary Education (USE), and UPOLET, learning outcomes are still poor and gender inequalities persist. Given the developmental benefits of education – for individual girls, their families and communities, and wider society – these inequalities represent sRead More…

Schools in Kasese district

Kasese District is a District found in the Rwenzori Sub-Region of Western Uganda. The district has 29 sub-counties, 153 Parishes and 726 villages. The District has over 688 schools currently with 190 Nursery Schools, 427 Primary Schools, 65 Secondary Schools, 4 Tertiary Schools, 1 Primary Teachers’ College. Information from the Kasese District Website shows that Mr. Mainja George is the DistricRead More…