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Open Up Saccos

World over, the fight against poverty has no documented formula, but its the duty of government to ensure that its citizens can live an affordable life. that’s why diagnostics based on real economics are done and programs to eradicate poverty are developed. The Government of Uganda embarked on a Parish Development Model sensitization exercise a bottom-up approach to budgeting, aimed at moving national development planning to the grassroots. Article 176 of Uganda’s constitution provides for decentralisation “to ensure people’s participation and democratic control...

We Need More Capacity Building

The Permanent Secretary of Ministry for East Africa Community Affairs Uganda Mrs. Edith Mwanje (third left) this morning chaired a FrameWise brainstorming meeting to see how women can be involved in peace and security matters so they can be mediators, they can capacity build and can as well mobilize resources. a meeting that was held at the Ministry's main board was well attended and among the notables was former EALA -MP Hon. Dora Byamukama, Dr. Wandera Kazibwe is also...

Implement Council Directives –Youth Ambassadors

The EAC Youth Ambassadors and the National Youth Council of Uganda  presented their petition to The First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of  East Africa Community Affairs in Uganda  Rt.Hon|Dr. Alitwala Rebecca Kadaga -MP for the implementation of tax incentives which have implication on the development of the East African Community youth development. The Deputy EAC Youth Ambassador hand in their petition to the 1st DM. Some of the key highlighted issues include: Put to notice the need for a Youth...

Uganda Bids For East African Community Monetary Institute (EAMI)

In a bid for the Republic of Ugandan  to host the East African Community Monetary Institute (EAMI), the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of  East Africa Community Affairs in Uganda Rt Hon|Dr. Alitwala Rebecca Kadaga -MP addressed members of the verification committee on the East African Community monetary institute. The emeritus of the 9th and 10th Parliament of Uganda assured the Committee that much as its important for Uganda to host the EAMI, we are still committed to the...