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Family planning helps women … and slows climate change

UK | By Jotham Musinguzi | Regional Africa director of Partners in Population and Development | The Guardian | With women empowered to plan their pregnancies, the world’s population will grow more slowly, as will carbon e...


Infant Hydrocephalus, Seasonal and Linked to Farm Animals in Uganda

Science Daily | Penn State | Hydrocephalus is a build of fluid in the brain and causes cranial swelling ~ Hydrocephalus in Ugandan children and other developing countries is seasonal, linked to farm animals and in part, caused ...



Will independence vote bring war or peace to south Sudan?

By Peter Martell, BBC News, Juba | It is a common message plastered on posters and banners here in the southern capital, Juba, as the war-damaged region prepares for a historic vote due on 9 January 2011. Excitement is high, wi...



Referendum | Sudan’s Bashir Pledges to Aid South If it Secedes

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir says he is prepared to assist southern Sudan if the region votes for independence on Sunday as expected. In a rare visit to the southern capital of Juba Tuesday, Bashir said his government want...


Dr. Rugunda’s last Press Conference at the UN Security Council

Press conference by H.E. Mr. Ruhakana Rugunda, Permanent Representative of Uganda to the United Nations, to brief correspondents upon completion of Uganda’s two-year term in the Security Council.    



Uganda Plans Public-Private Partnership Oil Refinery – President

KAMPALA, Uganda (Dow Jones) | The Ugandan government is planning to develop an oil refinery on a public-private partnership basis when oil production commences in the next couple of years, the Ugandan president said late Saturd...



Uganda’s Inflation Rate Rises to 3.1% in December as Food Costs Increase

Uganda’s annual inflation rate rose to 3.1 percent in December as prices of some food items increased, the country’s statistics agency said. Inflation accelerated from 1.4 percent in November, the Uganda Bureau of Statistic...


Watoto | Uganda children’s choir to raise roof in Songs

By DAVID YONKE | A group of 22 Ugandan orphans is getting ready to fill some Toledo-area churches with enthusiastic songs and dances, raising awareness and funding for African children in need. The Watoto Children’s Choir...



Letter from the Editor | Ronnie Mayanja | January 2011

Dear Friends, It’s a new day and a new year and as the Bible says, “and behold the old is gone and the new has come…”  That means it’s back to the new year’s resolutions and the pursuit of h...





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