ASSISTANCE GRANTS FOR EMPOWERMENT (SAGE)

Following Government's approval of the national roll-out of the Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment (SAGE), preparations are underway at the Programme Management Unit (PMU) to ensure smooth implementation of the programme before end of FY 2019/20. This involves review of the current modalities to accommodate the anticipated large number of ben...

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THE SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SECTOR REVIEW

The 2nd Deputy Prime Minister, Hon. Kirunda Kivejinja today officially opened the 3rd Annual Social Development Sector Review taking place at the Pearl of Africa Hotel in Kampala . The Sector Meeting running under the theme “Enhancing employability and livelihoods for Inclusive Growth and wealth creation” brings together the Ministry of Gend...

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SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SECTOR REVIEW, 2019

SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SECTOR REVIEW, 2019 Once again, it is that time of the year when the Social Development Sector meets for its 3rd Annual Social Development Sector Review (SDS), 2019. The Joint Sector Review provides a platform for assessing the performance of the SDS, strengthening collaboration with stakeholders, lobbying for support and enhan...

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The Graduate Volunteer Scheme

For many of Uganda’s young graduates, the transition from school to work is encumbered by various obstacles. One of these obstacles is the lack of hands-on skills required by the labour market which Universities and other educational institutions are not able to provide. To address this obstacle and enhance the young graduates’ employability...

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