Friday, April 3, 2020

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...

Religious Leaders: Building confidence in South Sudanese refugees amidst diminishing hope

The extension of the formation of Transitional Government of National Unity or (TGoNU) by 100 more days, has crabbed hopes in...

Members of parliament want to amend refugee law of Uganda.

Uganda is regarded to have the best refugee law, in Africa. It was passed in 2006, and immediately the Act came...

Innovation for social cohesion

Both locals and South Sudanese refugees, living in Northern Uganda are free to sign-up to 'innovation centres', where interested individuals from...

Is Uganda the best country for refugees?

South Sudanese people continue to pour into Uganda, in their thousands every year. UNCHR indicates the country has taken in more...

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...

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....

Livestock thefts around South Sudan-Uganda border area cause chaos

Cross-border raids, along South Sudan-Uganda border area, have thrown entire populations into chaos. For example, residents of Lamwo district in the...

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...

kitchen gardening; a way to improving diet in refugee settlements

Article by Mega FM The United Nations World Food Programme in partnership with other humanitarian agencies like Medical Teams International and others...

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