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10:03
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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Tasked on Fate of Detained Ugandans in Egypt, Myanmar Migrant Workers 1 3

There are reports that at least 450 Ugandans are being held hostage by the different ethnic armed groups fighting Myanmar's armed forces.
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Religious Leaders Seek Tough Action to End Human Trafficking poverty 7 4

More than 24,000 Ugandans seek household jobs in the Middle East annually, driven out of the country by poverty, unemployment, domestic violence and family breakdown among others. However, hundreds of them who are unknowingly trafficked are reporting harsh and inhumane working conditions, which have put hundreds of lives on the line.
18:36
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Address Youth Vulnerability in Politically Motivated Violence-IGAD Conflicts 2 1

The IGAD Executive Secretary Workneh Gebeyehu says that the young people are particularly vulnerable to being mobilized into destructive occupations such as ethnic and politically motivated violence, criminal enterprises and radicalization into violent extremism.
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Youth in Kasese Want Leaders to Revamp Mining Sector, Tackle Unemployment 5 1

Anderson Masereka a resident of Kamaiba main in Kasese municipality he says leaders need to focus on empowering the youth to be financially independent.
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World Bank Questions Uganda’s Growth with No Jobs Richard Walker 1 1

In the latest economic update report for Uganda launched today, the international lender said Uganda’s level of per capita income – that is money earned by each individual per year– was, by 2018, still behind its neighbors.
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Mother of Triplets Stranded, Asks for Help unemployment 2 1

Sharon Kyoshabire, a resident of Kihwera village in Kazingo Parish, Bukuuku Sub County, says she has been surviving on the mercy of well-wishers for food, clothes and other basic needs since she gave birth seven months ago
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MPs Renew Calls for Ban on Imported Rice ministry of trade 1 4

Members of Parliament have renewed a demand for government to ban the importation of Rice in order to protect local industries and farmers.
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Gov't Tasked to Scrap Redundant University Courses sauti za wananchi 1 3

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.
15:19
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Kadaga: Red Tape Frustrating Local Investors unemployment 1

Kadaga said for the country to realise economic growth, priority must be given to local investors, who have a solution to unemployment.
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No One Will Destabilize Kampala-Museveni people

He said government will plan for the youths whose parents failed to plan for to help them overcome the unemployment problem. Some parents didnt plan well for their children. They have no job, no property and no capital.
07:50
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Kisenyi Leaders Ask Gov't to Contain Sell of Aviation Fuel area 6 1 Top story

Mariam Kasigwa, the Local Council II Chairperson of Kisenyi II parish, says they are still puzzled how the fuel ends up in Kisenyi.
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Mukono Youths Embrace Climate-Smart Agriculture unemployment 1 5

Bugereka village in Kimenyedde Sub County is where over 250 youths set up to learn modern farming techniques with the hope of fighting poverty and conserving the environment. One of the techniques is the Permanent Planting Basins, which involves digging up basin-shaped holes in which the plants grow.
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Sexual Harassment, Unemployment Dominate National Youth Parliament job 3 1

According to the youths, the levels of sexual harassment, and unemployment levels in the country continue to worry. They cited job seekers who are sexually harassed and students being abused by those in authority.
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Officials Accuse Police of Frustrating Recovery of Youth Funds youths 3

Information from District Community Development Office shows that the district received Shillings 575 million in the past three years and disbursed the money to 48 youth groups.
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Unemployment to Remain High, Quality Jobs Harder To Find in 2018 – ILO youth unemployment

The report says the global economy grew 3.6 percent in 2017, after hitting a six-year low of 3.2 percent in 2016. The recovery was broad-based, driven by expansions in developing, emerging and developed countries alike.
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Leaders Blame Poor Monitoring for Youth Fund Losses skills development 2

The programme is a rolling government initiative set aside to support youth-led projects over a period of five years. Targeting poor and unemployed youth, aged between 18 and 30, the program is seen as one of the responses to soaring unemployment, poverty and limited access to credit.
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Gov't to Build Manufacturing Sheds for Unemployed Youth unemployment 1 2

He said that government has identified land in Entebbe for the construction of an industrial estate and manufacturing sheds adding that the youths, most of who are engaged in artisanal activities, have done a commendable job even without government support.
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Underemployment Is Uganda's Biggest Challenge – EPRC unemployment 5

Various studies have produced different figures indicating the unemployment rates in Uganda. The Uganda National Household Survey 2012/13, the latest in a series of household surveys that Uganda Bureau of Statistics UBOS has conducted, indicates that at least nine percent of the population in Uganda remains unemployed. But this figure is far below that cited by the World Bank, the African Development Bank and other entities
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Muteesa 1 Royal University Lays Off 48 unemployment 1 1 Top story

rof. Arthur Sserwanga, the Vice Chancellor Muteesa 1 Royal University, says some of the workers were laid off on the orders of Buganda Kingdom, the founding body of the institution.
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Barya Pledges to Establish Regional Industries unemployment 1 1

According to Baryamureeba, the high poverty and unemployment levels in Busoga sub region in particular and the country in general, can be addressed by setting up agro processing industries.
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