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Ugandan girl child

Assumpta Tibamwenda

Ugandan girl child

by Assumpta Tibamwenda

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Published by s.n in [Kampala? .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uganda,
  • Uganda.
    • Subjects:
    • Girls -- Uganda -- Social conditions.,
    • Child welfare -- Uganda.,
    • Children"s rights -- Uganda.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAssumpta Tibamwenda (ACTIONAID-Uganda).
      ContributionsACTIONAID-Uganda (Organization), Regional Women"s Conference (5th : 1994 : Dakar, Senegal)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ777 .T53 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination15 leaves ;
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL654519M
      LC Control Number96981761

      Child Marriage. The practice child marriage is widespread in Uganda. One estimates that the number of young girls who marry before the age of 18 exceeds 46%. The consequences are grave, especially for very young girls ( years of age is the average in certain villages). Right to Education. Despite her own plans, God led Katie to found Amazima Ministries in and made her a mother to 13 beautiful girls by the time she was The word “Amazima” means “truth” in the native Luganda language and speaks to Katie’s desire to see lives transformed, relationships restored, and communities changed through the truth of Jesus Christ.

        This article is based on interviews conducted by the author with Ugandan government officials, UN agencies, NGOs, Ugandan human rights organizations, and women in Bobi IDP camp in Kampala and Gulu, Uganda, in November The author would like to thank Caroline Ort of the Norwegian Refugee Council-Gulu for her tremendous assistance and advice. Grace, who said she is in her 30s but looked 20 years older, told me that a Ugandan government soldier raped her at gunpoint three years ago as she was returning to the camp after taking her child.

        P.O. Box , Kampala, Uganda, Village Hope International (VHI) is a Ugandan based Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) that promotes communities whose individuals and institutions participate in valuing, protecting and advancing the worth and rights of children. THE SOCIO -ECONOMIC FACTORS AFFECTING GIRL CHILD EDUCATION: A CASE STUDY OF MBARARA MUNICIPALITY, MBARARA DISTRICT.


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(2) A child under the age of eighteen years neither of whose parents is a citizen of Uganda, who is adopted by a citizen of Uganda shall, on application, be registered as a citizen of Uganda.