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Malawi, 3 July 2018: U-Reporters reject child marriage, say the ideal age is 18-25 years old

Uganda, 2 July 2018: Making social protection systems in Africa more responsive to shocks

Uganda, 26 June 2018: Government launches new rotavirus vaccine to protect children from diarrhea

Uganda, 6 June 2018: Refugee hosting districts still lack basic services like water, sanitation and shelter

Uganda, 15 November 2017: First-ever national strategy on child participation launched

Uganda, 9 May 2017: Summit aims to raise US$ 2 billion for refugees and host communities

Uganda, 30 March 2017: Irish Government provides €7.2 million to improve education for 150,000 children in Karamoja

Uganda, 16 December 2016: Sweden contributes nearly US$4 million to support maternal and child health

Uganda, 15 December 2016: Appeal to end suffering of South Sudanese refugees

Uganda, 22 November 2016: Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development releases Investment Case for Social Protection

Uganda, 26 October 2016: Uganda’s first-ever Social Service Delivery Equity Atlas launched

Uganda, 15 September 2016: National policy on early childhood development launched

12 August 2016: Two-thirds of young people in more than 18 countries say they have been victims of bullying

Uganda, 22 July 2016: UNICEF response to South Sudan refugee situation

Uganda, 16 June 2016: On the Day of the African Child, Learner’s Booklets launched to help children protect themselves from violence and conflict

Uganda, 30 May 2016: President Museveni signs Children Act (Amendment) Bill 2015 into law

Uganda, 9 May 2016: 714,579 doses of yellow fever vaccine

Uganda, 27 April 2016: Government launches child friendly justice handbook to protect rights of children in contact with the law

Uganda, 9 March 2016: KOICA and UNICEF provide ambulances to save lives in Karamoja

Uganda, 5 February 2016: UN to build the resilience of communities in Karamoja: FAO, UNICEF and WFP launch joint resilience strategy to improve well-being of Karamojong

Uganda, 7 December 2015: The UK provides one million pounds (UG.Shs 5 billion) to support UNICEF’s response to children affected by El Niño

Uganda, 20 November 2015: First Lady inaugurates national task force on the adolescent girl

Uganda, 12 October 2015: International Day of the Girl Child: Government and partners launch the ‘National Campaign on Adolescent Girls’

Uganda, 21 September 2015: International Day of Peace: Government and UNICEF promote teaching and learning for peace

Uganda, 16 June 2015: Government launches national strategy to end child marriage and teenage pregnancy

Uganda, 7 May 2015: Students create innovative water, sanitation and hygiene solutions to local problems in Acholi sub-region

Uganda, 25 April 2015: World/Africa Malaria Day: 42 Ugandan children still die from malaria daily

Uganda, 13 April 2015: ECHO provides additional 1 million Euros for UNICEF’s South Sudanese refugee emergency response

Uganda, 19 February 2015: Zero Tolerance Day: Health workers critical in fighting female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C)

Uganda, 3 December 2014: 2.5 million Ugandan children living with disabilities – UNICEF/Ministry of Gender Report

Uganda, 24 November 2014: Maid violence against baby: Urgent action needed to end violence against children – UNICEF

Uganda, 6 November 2014: 16,597 displaced by floods in Ntoroko; OPM, UNICEF provide relief

Uganda, 4 November 2014: PLE pupils from Ntoroko district to stay an extra day in temporary sites due to floods

Uganda, 3 November 2014: PLE pupils from Ntoroko District sit first set of examinations despite rainy season

Uganda, 15 October 2014: Global Handwashing Day: Only 3 out of every 10 Ugandans wash Hands with soap after the toilet

Uganda, 8 October 2014: MARBURG: UNICEF and WHO support Government’s awareness and surveillance efforts

Uganda, 27 August 2014: ECHO provides 1.9 million euro in emergency funds to UNICEF in response to South Sudanese refugee influx

Uganda, 18 July 2014: UNICEF and NTV launch campaign for children

Uganda, 20 June 2014: Japan-funded water system provides clean water to 6,000 people in Kotido

Uganda, 10 June 2014: Over half of young Ugandan children live in poverty, says new report on child poverty

Uganda, 28 February 2014: Uganda inaugurates global commemoration of 25 years of the Convention on the Rights of the Child with a call for innovations to reach world’s most marginalized children

Uganda, 20 February 2014: Japan-funded projects benefit refugees and host communities in Kamwenge

Uganda, 12 December 2013: 250,000th U-reporter registered in Uganda

Uganda, 26 November 2013: Government of Uganda launches national drive to end preventable child and maternal deaths

Uganda, 6 November 2013: World Bank and UNICEF partner to innovate for development in Uganda

Uganda, 24 October 2013: Statement from the UN Resident Coordinator on United Nations Day

Uganda/New York, 23 October 2013: UNICEF Draws on IBM Analytics to Give a Voice to Youth in Africa

Uganda, 11 October 2013: Joint Press Release: International Day of the Girl Child

Uganda, 21 September 2013: UN Joint Statement: Commemorating the International Day of Peace

Uganda, 10 September 2013: “Breaking with broken systems” – Pan African study tour in Uganda offers way forward in strengthening civil registration systems in Africa

Uganda, 1 August 2013: UNICEF’s innovative tracing tool helps to reunite more than 60 Congolese children with their families

DRC / Uganda / Geneva, 2 August 2013: Thousands of children escape violence in Eastern DRC, now seeking refuge in Uganda

Uganda, 1 August 2013: Breastfeeding: A healthy start for every child’s life

Uganda, 18 July 2013: UNICEF scales up response to emergency in western Uganda

Uganda, 24 May 2013: UN Secretary General and World Bank President Meet Uganda’s U-reporters

Uganda, 8 May 2013: UNICEF responds to Kasese floods disaster

Uganda, 11 May 2013: “Invest in the future; defeat malaria” – United Nations

Uganda, 27 April 2013: Uganda launches vaccine against pneumococcal disease

Uganda, 2 May 2013: Japanese Government Provides Over USD 21 Million in Emergency Response Funds to UN Agencies in Uganda

Uganda, 4 April 2012: Executive Director becomes U-reporter #105,549 and sees innovations in action

Uganda, 3 April 2012: UNICEF: Ending child under-nutrition critical to achieving virtually all MDGs by 2015

Uganda, 15 July 2011: Uganda announces elimination of maternal and neonatal tetanus

Horn of Africa, 30 July 2010: The region once again polio-free, UNICEF and polio partners announce



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