Situation Analysis of Children in Uganda 2019

56% of Uganda's children suffer from multiple deprivations

refugee children
UNICEF Uganda/2018/Oatway


The effects of deprivation in childhood can be irreversible and the impact of child poverty can transcend generations. In addition, poverty is one of the root causes of violence and the exploitation, abuse and neglect of children, such as child labour, trafficking, sexual exploitation and child marriage. This publication provides the most up-to-date, comprehensive assessment of the situation of children in Uganda.

Situation Analysis of children in Uganda
Government of Uganda, UNICEF
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