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Fewer women and Children die- 2016 survey reveals

Uganda has registered slight progress in reducing child and maternal mortality.

Video: Mother arrested for torturing own daughter

Police in Mityana is holding a mother who has been torturing her daughter. She locked her inside the house and denied her food until neighbored reported the matter.

VIDEO: Time for Children to Speak- HSC explains campaign

High Sound for Children Team leader, Ms Hadijah Mwanje speaking at the launch of the Take Charge Campaign at Bright Way Primary school. HSC will hear from children next week in a Televised interaction.

UNICEF poll: More than a third of young people in 30 countries report being a victim of online bullying

One in three young people in 30 countries have been a victim of online bullying with one in five reporting having skipped school due to cyberbullying and violence This is contained in a new poll released by UNICEF and the UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) on Violence against Children.

CHILDREN WHO COMMIT PETTY OFFENCES TO BE REHABILITATED

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

MAKING FAMILIES: BOY REUNITED WITH FAMILY

Samuel was 5 years old when his mum started experiencing mental health challenges.

MORE GIRLS DROP OUT OF SCHOOL IN LIRA DUE TO PREGNANCY

Ritah is 18 years old and a pupil at one of the schools in Lira District.

BLIND GIRL SUCCUMBS TO MALARIA

Amina Nabagesera (Six years) who was recently admitted to the School of the blind in Jinja has passed on.

Fighting Malaria: UK donates 260 Billion to Uganda

The UK Government is supporting the Government of Uganda’s response to fight malaria among the most vulnerable, particularly women and children.

High Sound For Children Launches Media clubs in schools

High Sound for Children, a media for children organization has launched Media Clubs in Schools under the campaign "TAKE CHARGE".

YOU WILL NOT BE LICENCED TO OPERATE: MAYOR WARNS NGOS.

The mayor of NakawaDivision,Eng Ronald Balimwezo has warned that nongovernmental organizations that do not deliver will not be allowed to operate.

CHILDREN LIVING ON STREETS: ADVOCATES BEGIN THE JOURNEY TO KARAMOJA

First lady Janat Museveni has flagged off a group of child rights advocates who have begun a journey to Karamoja to raise awareness on the need for joint action to stop trafficking of Karamojong children to the streets.