Reality Check, A Report on Employment, Entrepreneurship and Education in Uganda

On Tuesday, 2nd May 2017,  The Centre for Development Alternatives (CDA) together with  Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung unveiled Reality Check; A report that challenges the dominant narrative on Uganda’s employment challenge and re-frames the debate. The quest for decent employment presents a major development concern today. It would be unimaginable for a country to achieve inclusive growth and sustained peace without providing decent

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No Education is irrelevant!

You ask Arts students what they can solve and they tell you, ‘for us we only think.’ Think about what?” – The President of the Banana Republic asked. He went ahead to advise Universities to teach courses that impart life skills and science in line with the country’s increasing need for professionals in the oil

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Youth unemployment in Uganda and the deadly relationship with illegal migration, human trafficking and modern slavery.

Uganda has been plagued by high numbers of cases of human trafficking of young people to the middle east. Due to a lack of stringent laws and minimum government intervention, it continues to be a large problem. Alex Taremwa explores the high youth unemployment rate in Uganda and how it feeds this dangerous form of

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