Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Bidibidi on the brink of a catastrophe, amid limited resources

One of the world’s largest refugee settlements, Bidibidi, is facing acute lack of water. The populations say their problems are exacerbated...

Teacher: They tell us do what you can

Uganda’s pupil-teacher ratio is estimated at 46 as of 2016, according to United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute...

Local solutions for local problems

After insurgences, Northern region of Uganda appears peaceful. But Gender based violence is silently eating families up – and no one...

Agriculture as tool for nurturing co-existence

Uganda government agricultural project, Abi Zonal Agricultural Research and Development Institute (Abi ZARDI,) is introducing a scientific and a “better way"...

Creating self-reliance for both refugees and host communities, in Uganda

Whilst budgets of humanitarian agencies that are working with refugees shrink, designing ingenious ways of helping over one million displaced people...

Recent South Sudan peace deal is finally bringing hope.

There is hope following the latest peace deal in South Sudan. Near-five-year recent violent conflict had brought life close to a...

A “final” South Sudan power-sharing and cease-fire agreement signed.

South Sudan government, led by president Salva Kiir, has signed a “final” agreement to end five-year brutal war with its opponents....

HIV/AIDS is “killing life in Palabek” refugee settlement of South Sudanese people.

Officials in Uganda’s refugee-hosting-Lamwo district suspect HIV/AIDS prevalence amongst South Sudanese refugees is on the rise. The situation is worrying, they...

South Sudan is grappling with refugees from other countries, amid its own internal problems.

Did you know even though South Sudan is entangled in its own internal near-humanitarian-catastrophic problems, the war-ravaged-country is a home to...

President Kiir grants amnesty to rebel groups

The President of South Sudan has granted amnesty to the main rebel leader, Riek Machar, plus all the other armed opposition...

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