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0 President Launches Songhai Agricultural Model at International Youth Day Commemoration

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  President Yoweri Museveni at the occasion to mark the International Youth Day 2018 launched the Songhai Model Pilot Project at Kampiringisa Rehabilitation Center in Mpigi. The project is run under the Uganda Green Incubation Program (UGIP) at the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Develop... Read More →

0 Minister Launches Violence Against Children Survey Report

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The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development has launched the Violence Against Children Survey Report. The report provides nationally representative data to inform policies and programming aiming to end violence against children in Uganda.    The launch, held at Imperial ... Read More →

0 Commemoration of the International Youth Day, 2018

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Theme : “Safe Spaces for Youth” Uganda will on 12th of August, 2018 join the rest of the world in commemorating the International Youth Day(IYD). The National Celebrations for this year will be held at Kampiringisa National Rehabilitation Centre in Mpigi District, under the theme: &... Read More →

0 Field Questionnaire-Jua-Kalis Support Intervention under Green Jobs Programme

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The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Soical Development is developing a database of Jua-kalis needs in the country. This database will be the basis for proper planning and delivery of Jua-kalis specific interventions in all districts of Uganda. You are therefore required to download the questionna... Read More →

0 207 Youth Groups Make 100% Recoveries of Youth Funds

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A total of 207 youth groups across the country have made 100% recoveries under the Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) as of July, 2018. The Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) is a Rolling Government of Uganda Programme, targeting the poor and unemployed youth in all the districts in the country. The hig... Read More →

0 MINISTRY HANDS OVER MOTORCYCLES AND COMPUTERS TO YLP AND UWEP PROGRAMMES

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  The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development has handed over motor cycles and computers to Focal Point Persons under the Youth Livelihood Programme [YLP] and the Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme [UWEP] respectively. The Mortor Cycles and Computers were handed over by Hon. Nak... Read More →

0 NATIONAL STAKEHOLDER SYMPOSIUM ON COMMEMORATION OF THE DAY OF THE AFRICAN CHILD, 2018

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  Mr James Ebitu, The Director Social Protection at the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development (MGLSD) has today opened a stakeholders symposium on Ending Violence Against Children (EVAC)at the Golf Course Hotel, Kampala. This symposium is intended to reflect deeply on the progres... Read More →

0 Statement by Minister on the Status of Street Children and Children’s Homes

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Statement by Hon. Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi, Minister of State for Youth and Children Affairs on the status of street children and Children Homes delivered 1st, June 2018. Highlights of the Statement; •    Key Strategies and Interventions by the Ministry to curb the increase ... Read More →

0 Uganda Women Entrepreneurship Programme (UWEP) MIS Training for District Planners and Focal Point Persons

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District Planners and UWEP focal point persons from 40 Districts have been trained in the use of the UWEP Management Information System (MIS). The system is intended to improve operational efficiency and effectiveness in the implementation of UWEP activities by enabling centralized information manag... Read More →

0 Public Dialogue On The Role Of The Family In The Globalized World

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As part of the series of activities to commemorate the International Day of Families, a Public Dialogue was organized by the Department of Family & Culture at the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development. The Dialogue took place on 8th May, 2018 at the Uganda National Cultural Center (N... Read More →

0 Commemoration for World Day for Safety and Health at Work set for 28th April, 2018

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World Day for Safety and Health at Work is observed every year on the 28th April in remembrance of workers who lost their lives and in solidarity with those workers who have been injured or diseased in the course of their work. The day was declared by the International Labour Organization (ILO) to... Read More →

0 International Labour Day Celebrations, 2018

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Uganda is joining the rest of the world to celebrate the International Labor Day on 1st May 2018. This year’s celebration will be he held in Sembabule District. This day is commemorated in honour of the contribution of workers to national development. It is also used to heighten both nat... Read More →

0 Rt. Hon. Moses Ali makes keynote Address at Opening of High Level Workshop on Employment Diagnostic Analysis (EDA)

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    The 1st Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. Moses Ali has made a keynote address at the High Level Workshop on Employment Diagnostic Analysis (EDA) where he was representing the Hon. Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda. This workshop took place on 25th April, 2018 at Imperial Royale Ho... Read More →

0 .Hon. Minister Janat Mukwaya launches External Employment Management Information System

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The Hon. Minister of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Janat Mukwaya has today launched the External Employment Management Information System (EEMIS). The system is intended to streamline and coordinate the Labour Externalization Programme and all the stakeholders. The System is operated un... Read More →

0 .Ministry Conducts Training on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives

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The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development through its Department of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) has held a one-day workshop to sensitize key stakeholders on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives (CBRNE) Safety and Security measures at workplaces. Key among... Read More →

0 Commonwealth Secretary General meets Uganda Defence officials

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 The Common Wealth Secretary General, Rt Hon Patricia Scotland meets the Minister of Defence and Veteran Affairs, Adolf Mwesige(L) at the Ministry of Defence and Veteran Affairs Headquarters, Mbuya hill, Kampala. Read More... Read More →

0 74% of due funds under Youth Livelihood Program paid back - Bigirimana

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 Pius Bigirimana ,the Permanent Secretary for Ministry of Labour, Gender and Social Development has said 74% of the funds in Youth Livelihood Programme (YLP) that were given out to youth groups involved in various activities has been paid back.   He said sh84.5b has been disbursed to you... Read More →

0 Uganda welcomes Commonwealth governments for historic youth meeting

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 Commonwealth governments, development partners, youth leaders and stakeholders are expected to make an historic commitment to invest in young people – every country’s greatest resource – at a major summit in Uganda this week. The ... Read More →