Resources

Type Title Description Year of Publication
Interim COVID-19 Lockdown Report

This report covers Refugee Law Project’s activities during the first seven weeks of the COVID-19 lockdown in Uganda, particularly on supporting and working with refugees and host-led support groups.

2020
Uganda Admitted to the EITI

On Wednesday the 12th August, 2020, the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) International Secretariat admitted the Republic of Uganda as the 54th member country of EITI. The Civil Society Coalition on Oil and Gas in Uganda (CSCO), Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment (ACODE), Global Rights Alert, Publish What You Pay - Uganda and partners published a press statement to explain what this means for Uganda's natural resources sector.

2020
Special Newsletter on DGF Implementing Partners’ Response to COVID-19, Issue 3, July 2020

In this third issue, we continue to share with you the various interventions and innovations our partners are pursuing to strengthen governance in Uganda, amidst the outbreak of corona virus.

2020
Press Freedom Index Report 2019

Produced by Human Rights Network for Journalists-Uganda (HNRJ-U), the 11th edition of the Press Freedom Index Report outlines the state of media freedom in Uganda as of the year 2019.

2020
LASPNET's Press Statement Condemning Violation of Human Rights by Security Agencies

The press statement condemns the ongoing human rights violations and abuses meted out on the public by security agencies, particularly the Police and Local Defense Unit (LDU), especially during the enforcement of governmnet directives to curb the spread of COVID-19.  The statement proposes several recommendations and actions that should be considered to halt the violation and abuse of the citizens’ rights.

2020
LASPNET’s Petition to Government to Consider Re-opening Institutions of Learning

In this petition, LASPNET calls on the Government of Uganda to consider re-opening schools and higher institutions of learning to allow learners to resume with school. The petition makes several recommendations for government ministries, departments and agencies.

2020
Special Newsletter on DGF Implementing Partners’ Response to COVID-19, Issue 2, June 2020

This issue continues to highlight the various interventions and innovations DGF implementing partners are pursuing to strengthen governance in Uganda during the CIOVID-19 outbreak.

2020
Civil Society Statement on COVID-19

In this statement, civil society organisations under the Uganda National NGO Forum highlight several proposals for government to pursue in response to the impact caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.

2020
Accelerating Fragilities: COVID-19 In The Rwenzori Region

The survey, produced by Rwenzori Forum for Peace and Justice (RFPJ) analyses the nexus between COVID-19 and notions of peace, access to justice, governance and respect for human rights in Rwenzori Region.

2020
UCCA Statement of Labour Rights During COVID-19

In this statement, the Uganda Consortium on Corporate Accountability (UCCA) highlights several recommendations for government to pursue as a means of protecting and ensuring that companies respect human rights including labour rights during the COVID-19 pandemic.

2020

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