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Posted On: December 11, 2017
By UYAHF Writer “What brings us together... is our belief that people have a right to influence the public choices that shape our lives. Public budgets are the chief instruments by which governments make these decisions and civil society the greatest tool to ensure that people are part of that process.” Jim Shultz, Democracy Center in... Read More...

Dr. Jotham Musinguzi, the Director General National Population Council, giving a key note address

Posted On: November 28, 2017
By UYAHF Writer One of Uganda’s unsolved issues that every politician while canvassing for votes promises to address is unemployment among the youth. Before assuming offices, this problem seems quite easy to solve until one faces reality; that the problem is far from having an immediate solution. This is because the population seeking... Read More...
Posted On: November 27, 2017
Meaningful Youth Participation training excites participants By UYAHF Writer Young people should not make their decisions; they should wait for the adults to decide for them! This is one of the topics that created debate among the participants in a workshop organized by the Uganda Youth and Adolescent Health Forum-UYAHF with support from... Read More...
Posted On: March 10, 2017
9th March 2017 Kampala Uganda As the World Celebrated International Women's Day, we could not hold back but, join in and do what we do best – reaching out to the grassroots adolescents and young people and guiding them in breaking the myths, stigma and taboos that surround issue of health, gender and their well-being as well as guiding... Read More...
Posted On: March 10, 2017
Menstruation  is  an integral  and  normal  part  of  human  life,  indeed  of  human  existence.  Menstrual hygiene  is  fundamental  to  the  dignity  and  wellbeing  of  women  and  girls  and  an  important  part  of  the basic  hygiene,  sanitation  and  Reproductive  Health  services  to  which  every  woman  and  girl  has  a ... Read More...