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Deforestation and Encroachment on ecosystems remains a big environmental challenge

Deforestation and Encroachment on ecosystems remains a big environmental challenge

Water resources, wetlands, biodiversity and ecosystems and forests are what make up a great environment. To preserve and protect them, the NRM government has put strong policies, laws and regulations on how people can manage them. In the Manifesto, the NRM government promised to do the following to preserve the environment. It promised to focus […]

WHAT CAN I DO IN CASE AM SEXUALLY HARASSED

WHAT CAN I DO IN CASE AM SEXUALLY HARASSED

Sexual harassment is the “unwanted conduct of a sexual nature which has the purpose or effect of violating someone’s dignity or creating an intimidating, hostile, degrading, humiliating or offensive environment for them”. Equality Act of 2010. It covers indecent/suggestive remarks, unwanted touching, requests or demands for sex and the dissemination of pornography. Forms of sexual […]

The growth of the Uganda Manufacturing Sector

The growth of the Uganda Manufacturing Sector

According to the PWC report dubbed Uganda Economic Outlook, the government is projecting the economy to grow by 5% this year. It indicates that this growth will be determined by investment in public infrastructure projects which will boost manufacturing, as well as services, notably tourism; a rebound in private sector credit and consumption. “New investments […]

Importance of libraries in Universities in promoting SDG’s 

Importance of libraries in Universities in promoting SDG’s 

Sustainable development goals are also known as Global Goals. In Uganda today, access to information has been a great hindrance to development. Sandra Nanungi a librarian notes that access to information means opportunity for growth as people will make more informed decisions hence making the right choices. A report by Bartos Institute for Constructive Engagement […]

Team Assistant – United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS)

Team Assistant – United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS)

Organisation: United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) Vacancy Number: 20-Administration-DPO-134955-R-Entebbe (X) Duty Station: Entebbe, Uganda Reports to: Senior Programme Officer of the Mobile Capacity Building Team The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) is a service located within the United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations that specializes in coordinating and implementing activities to limit the threat posed by […]

WPE Community Based Volunteer US NGO Job Opportunities – International Rescue Committee (IRC) 

WPE Community Based Volunteer US NGO Job Opportunities – International Rescue Committee (IRC) 

Organization: International Rescue Committee (IRC) Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or […]

Entry Level USAID Project Assistant / Store Manager Job Vacancies – Abt Associates 

Entry Level USAID Project Assistant / Store Manager Job Vacancies – Abt Associates 

Organisation: Abt Associates Abt Associates is an engine for social impact, fueled by caring, curiosity and cutting-edge research that moves people from vulnerability to security. Whether it’s welfare or weather disasters, the environment or economics, agriculture or HIV and AIDS, we address the world’s most pressing issues. Our work is diverse and so is our bold […]

3 No Experience Credit Officer- Individual Lending Scheme (ILS) – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

3 No Experience Credit Officer- Individual Lending Scheme (ILS)  – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in Uganda with 34-networked branches and 10 contact offices countrywide; regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act, 2003. Job Summary: The Credit Officer- I L S will recruit and  train  clients through  registration  and loan  disbursement  which leads  to  growth in  loan  portfolio. Key Duties and Responsibilities:  Achieve  and  maintain the  set  monthly targets. Recruit, train  clients  and […]

2 Fresher Data Assistant – Baylor-Uganda

2 Fresher Data Assistant  – Baylor-Uganda

Organization: Baylor-Uganda Reports to: Prevention Officer Baylor-Uganda is a private not for profit child health and development organization providing family-centered pediatric HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment services, health professional training, and clinical research in Uganda. Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation -Uganda (Baylor-Uganda) is an indigenous not-for-profit child health and development organisation affiliated to the […]

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