Category Archives: Politics

New General Assembly President brings ‘valuable insights’ into key UN challenges

The new President of the 74th session of the General Assembly brings to his role years of United Nations experience, the UN chief said on Tuesday, as Tijjani Muhammad-Bande banged the gavel to open his year in office.

He also …

At G-7, Trump Dumps Climate But Agrees on Gender, Africa

WHITE HOUSE – At a contentious summit where the United States stood apart from allies on many issues, including the Amazon fires, Russian membership and the tariff war with China, U.S. President Donald Trump did agree to support several Group …

Study: Many Uganda Voters Fear Violence in Next Elections

A new study in Uganda shows that many people involved in election preparations and Ugandan politics expect violence around the 2021 election.

The study looked at early warning signs of violence ahead of the elections and strategies to mitigate unrest. …

Study: Many Uganda Voters Fear Violence in Next Elections

A new study in Uganda shows that many people involved in election preparations and Ugandan politics expect violence around the 2021 election.

The study looked at early warning signs of violence ahead of the elections and strategies to mitigate unrest. …

Guidelines to promote the rights of children in conflict with the law are launched

The Uganda Police Force and UNICEF�United Nations Children’s Fund�have launched Diversion Guidelines that allow children below 18 years who commit petty offences to be rehabilitated instead of being tried in court.

The new guidelines, which are coming into force after …

Guidelines to promote the rights of children in conflict with the law are launched

The Uganda Police Force and UNICEF�United Nations Children’s Fund�have launched Diversion Guidelines that allow children below 18 years who commit petty offences to be rehabilitated instead of being tried in court.

The new guidelines, which are coming into force after …