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12:26
12:26

Coronavirus: Can Uganda Steer Out Of Poverty Amidst Unemployment? Twaweza 4 1

One out of ten citizens (8%) has no work to go back to after this period. This is slightly higher in urban areas (10%) compared to rural (7%) says a survey by Twaweza’s Sauti Za Wanainchi.
19:07
19:07

Gov't Fails to Hit Access to Water Target sdg 6 3

Alfred Okot Okidi, the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Water and Environment says the plan targeted 79% clean water access from boreholes in rural areas, but only 68.7 % was attained in the last five years.
17:52
17:52

Gov't Tasked to Scrap Redundant University Courses sauti za wananchi 3 1

Political leaders, educationists and parents in Kabale district say that the government, through National Council for Higher Education has failed to force tertiary institutions to stop teaching non-essential courses to students who end up remaining unemployed after studies.
17:57
17:57

Deteriorating Service Delivery Worries Kapchorwa Residents twaweza uganda 3

Dr Mwamga Michael, the Kapchorwa District Health Officer says that some sub-counties of Kawowo, Cheputarichi, East Division, Kwoit and Mukul lack health centre IIIs.
13:32
13:32

Gomba Residents Demand Improved Access to Water twaweza east africa 3 1

A national baseline survey by Sauti za Wananchi Voices of Citizens on clean and safe water recently released by Twaweza East Africa shows that three out of four Ugandans approximately 74 percent have access to an improved water source.
13:39
13:39

Karamoja Residents Share Water with Animals twaweza uganda 3 2

At Lokisile village in Rupa Sub County, Moroto district, both herdsmen from the area and Turkana pastoralists share water with animals at the dam, which is the only water source. The residents use the contaminated water for drinking, bathing and other domestic needs.
14:08
14:08

Mak Don Proposes Tax on Education sauti za wananchi 5 1

Prof. Kiiza observes that with a population relying on agriculture as their source of livelihood, government cannot ask parents to contribute to UPE yet they are poor.
10:37
10:37

Twaweza Report: 60% Ignorant of Capitation Grant sauti za wananchi 5 1 Top story

Latest findings by Twaweza show that four out of ten 43 percent have not heard about the grant, even when they have been told about the grant.
14:48
14:48

UMA Irked by Slow Progress on Health Insurance Scheme sauti za wananchi 3 1

According to Dr. Obuku, although the proposal for establishing the national health scheme has appeared thrice on presidents election manifesto it hasnt been realised.
18:26
18:26

Twaweza Asks Farmers to Prioritize Food Storage twaweza uganda 2 1

As Uganda joins the rest of the world to commemorate World Food Day, Twaweza Uganda has called for more engagement of farmers on how to store their harvests to fight food shortage.
14:35
14:35

Government Badly Managing Social Services – Survey sauti za wananchi 2

The findings indicate that 81 percent of Ugandans feel that the government is not doing a good job of keeping the price of essential goods down. A similar number of the sampled population feels that the government is not doing well at creating jobs and fighting corruption.
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