9 Aug 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

On Thursday 28th July 2016, the Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) presented its 18th Annual Report to the Speaker of the Parliament of Uganda Rt. Hon Rebecca A. Kadaga at the Speaker’s Chambers in Parliament.  The function was performed by the...

9 Aug 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

On 7th August 2016, the Ambassador of Denmark to Uganda and DGF’s Board Member HE. Mogens Pedersen visited the paralegal Advisory Services (PAS) in Busia district to get an understanding of their operations. The Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) funds PAS to implement a...

21 Sep 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

On the 28th of July 2016, H.E Mogens Pedersen, the Ambassador of Denmark to Uganda and DGF’s Board member paid a courtesy visit to Friends of Christ Revival Ministries (FOCREV), a DGF Partner operating in Busia.  The Ambassador held an interactive discussion with...

21 Sep 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

On 19th August 2016, over 25 journalists including members of the Uganda Parliamentary Press Association (UPPA) committed to the protection and promotion of Human Rights in Uganda. This came as a result of a training that was...

20 Sep 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

The International Youth Day was proposed in 1991 by young people, who were gathered in Vienna, Austria, for the first session of the UN’s World Youth Forum. The forum recommended that an International Youth Day be declared, especially for fundraising and promotional purposes,...

20 Sep 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

The Uganda Human Rights Commission held its semi-annual donor review meeting to on the 14th September 2016, at Piato restaurant in Kampala. The chief guest at the review was H.E Donal Cronin, the Ambassador of Ireland to Uganda and DGF Board Chair....

9 Sep 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

On Friday 2nd September 2016, DGF Partner-the Citizens’ Coalition for Electoral Democracy in Uganda (CCEDU) launched its countrywide post-election feedback forums at Hotel at Tourism Institute in Jinja. The forums will be conducted in the districts...

18 Sep 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

DGF Board Chair and Ambassador of Ireland to Uganda H.E Donal Cronin handed over new generators to the Uganda Human Rights Commission for the Kaberamaido and Kapchorwa field offices, and the Fortportal and Arua regional offices.

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17 Jun 2016 to 30 Sep 2016

The Institute for African Transitional Justice (IATJ) is an annual event established in 2010, by the Refugee Law Project (RLP) with financial support by the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF). The event brings together transitional justice experts from across the African continent and beyond,...

17 Jun 2016 to 30 Sep 2016

On 2nd June 2016, Leaders from Northern Uganda warned that Uganda’s future is blurred if the Government does not invest in improving the quality of service delivery in the region especially the health and education sectors. The warning was made at Sheraton Hotel...

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