Sunday, July 12, 2020

Uganda closes border with South Sudan, fear Covid-19 spread

Uganda and South Sudan have not yet reported any confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) infection. But the two countries have employed...

Meeting information needs of refugees and host communities

As of 30th June 2017 Uganda was already host to 1.3 million refugees. Of these, nearly a million are from South...

Woodland in the Northern Uganda is endangered.

As schoolchildren in some European countries take to the streets to protest for more to be done against climate change –...

Why refugees are a welcome group, in Uganda?

Author: Speak and Tembo FM In the report of 31 Jan 2018 UNHCR estimates over 17, 000 South Sudanese refugees registered in...

Coronavirus: refugees in limbo

Refugees who were outside of their camps when nationwide lockdown came into force are starving - and their chances of survival...

South Sudan- Uganda Journalists form network

Journalists from Uganda and South Sudan have formed a network whose aim is to address the information needs of South Sudanese...

Can football bring peaceful coexistence in South Sudanese refugee settlement areas?

Local football club, Onduparaka FC, and The Association of Volunteers in International Service (AVSI) have initiated a-three-year ‘football for peace’ partnership....

How much do you value a bicycle?

Bicycle is a simple machine used mainly in remote areas, there are few individuals whose livelihoods are derived from it. Listen to...

Coronavirus: Disturbing cross border travels amidst lockdown

Authorities in Northern Uganda blame cross border travels, during countrywide lockdown, on populations living along porous South Sudan-Uganda border area. They...

Uganda’s refugee law is admirable. But the government is marred with irregularities.

Author: Ojok Michael United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) is carrying out massive data verification of refugees, in Uganda, using a...

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