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09:37
09:37

Karamoja Leaders Hope Education Will End Child Labour Child Labor 1 2

The closure of schools which has lasted close to two years has sent many would-be learners into employment, scores of them working in paid and unpaid forms of work in the mines in Moroto, Kaabong and Nakapiripirit districts. Area leaders fear that many of these children might never return to school, even after the reopening in January.
20:17
20:17

Govt Helpline Insufficient for Girls Harassed on the Internet -Activists 1 6

Mondo Kyateeka, the Commissioner of Youth and Children’s Affairs says that girls need to start reporting cases of cyber harassment through the line noting that all through the lockdown which involved school closures, they were receiving other cases such as sexual assault, incest and torture.
17:03
17:03

Gov't to Prioritize Completion of Moroto Remand Home Juveniles 1 2

Fred Ngabirano, the Commissioner of Youth and Children’s Affairs in the Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development and Focal Point Person for the Moroto Juvenile Remand says the ministry will first complete and operationalize Moroto Remand Home ahead of other regional homes in Masindi and Gulu.
16:32
16:32

Men Increasingly Taking on Work Traditionally Assigned to Women-EPRC unpaid care work 2 1

Prof. Paul Bakuluki of Makerere University’s Department of Social Work and Social Administration who was one of the investigators said men had started unpaid care work such as preparing food, fetching water and cleaning whereas their female counterparts are embracing non-traditional roles such as paying for food and meeting costs of health care.
12:27
12:27

SAGE Beneficiaries in Lira Die Before Receiving Stipend 2 6

Records from the Community Development Office show that 24 beneficiaries died before they received the money in the first phase of the program in June 2020.
10:38
10:38

Gov't Planning to Increase Monthly Stipend for Elders SAGE 1 2

During her monitoring visit to Katakwi District on Thursday, Kanyike said the ministry’s technical team is developing a cabinet paper to be discussed in the cabinet on how to reduce the age of beneficiaries.
16:17
16:17

Construction of Moroto Children's Remand Home Stalls 1 1

According to Bumba, the first phase included the construction of the boys’ dormitory that was expected to be completed in March this year is still ongoing.
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