News & Events

MOTHER ABANDONS GIRL WITH ADVANCED CANCER

Children always feel safe with their parents especially their mothers. It is however a different story for Amina Nabagesera who is blind with advanced cancer.

POLICE RALLIES MEDIA ON CHILD PROTECTION

The media has been urged to always protect children involved in crime.

MPS TO MOVE MOTION ON CHILD TRAFFICKING

Members of parliament under the Uganda Parliamentary Forum for Children have resolved to move a motion meant to find a solution to the increasing cases of trafficking persons specifically children.

A girl's life forever changed by malaria

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We are tortured and beaten by police- Children living on the Streets

Children living and working on the streets of Kampala have accused the police of beating them up as they arrest them.

GROSS VIOLATION OF CHILD RIGHTS IN BUYENDE.

The Daily Monitor carried a story entitled “Boy aged nine marries six year-old in Buyende”. In the story, the parents of the two minors assented to the traditional union and so is the community.

KEEPING GIRLS IN SCHOOL- UGANDA REDCROSS LAUNCHES DRIVE TO PROVIDE SANITARY WEAR FOR GIRLS

The Uganda Red Cross society has partnered with government and other civil society Organizations to avail sanitary wear to girls so as to keep them in school.

CREATE SPACE FOR STORIES ON CHILDREN: MEDIA ADVISED.

Media Practioners have been advised to create space to amplify the plight of the Ugandan Child.

HIGH SOUND FOR CHILDREN REACHES OUT TO NEWS EDITORS.

High Sound for Children has partnered with the Uganda Child Rights NGO Network and Dwelling places to reach out to news editors for increased visibility of issues on children and child protection.

Child Rights Activists Meet- HSC Tips players on the role of media in advancing the cause.

Child rights activists under the NGO Forum, an umbrella organization for all Non Governmental Organizations in Uganda have pledged concerted efforts in advancing the Children’s agenda.

Sexual violence widespread in schools-Parliament

The parliamentary committee investigating sexual violence in learning institutions has found out that sexual violence is widespread virtually in all institutions of learning visited.

Child rights organizations demand investigations in sexual abuse cases

Child rights organizations, women activists and individuals are demanding that government makes public results from investigations into cases of child abuse including that involving the Head Teacher of Kibuli secondary school.