Tag Archive: wlede

Lira City’s Budget Sees Significant Reduction of UGX 17 Billion

June 21, 2024    By Allan Mutebi

In a recent development impacting Lira City, there has been a notable decrease in the city’s budget by UGX 17 billion. This reduction marks a significant shift in financial planning for the region, prompting adjustments in various sectors. The decision, reflecting changing economic landscapes and priorities, has sparked discussions among... Read More

The State of Schools in Lango Region: A Recurring Trend and Its Impact on Female Students

June 17, 2024    By Allan Mutebi

In recent weeks, Northern Uganda’s Lango region has seen a surge in student protests, notably at King James Comprehensive Secondary School, Amugu Seed Secondary School, and Akura Seed Secondary School. Students are rebelling against stringent disciplinary measures, including the forceful confiscation of mobile phones and non-uniform attire​ (Radio COMNETU)​​ (DOKOLO... Read More

Lubigi Wetland Evictions: The Impact on Women and Children

June 14, 2024    By Allan Mutebi

In a recent crackdown by the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) and the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), over 1,000 people were evicted from the Lubigi wetland in Wakiso District. This operation has left many families, including women and children, homeless and vulnerable. The evictions aim to address environmental degradation... Read More

🌧️ Disaster Update: Kasese District Floods and Landslides 🌧️

May 14, 2024    By Allan Mutebi

We’re facing another challenging time in Kasese District due to severe landslides and floods. As of May 10, 2024, key rivers including Nyamugasani, Rwembyo, Kabiri, Isule, Hima, Kuruhe, and Muhokya have overflowed, causing significant damage and displacement across several sub-counties and town councils. 🌿 Understanding the Causes: 🚨 Current Impact:... Read More

Sending Comfort: Forever in Our Hearts. RIP SARAH EPERU

April 8, 2024    By Allan Mutebi

Dear WLEDE Family, It is with heavy hearts that we learned of the passing of Mrs. Sarah Eperu, a remarkable advocate and primary stakeholder in our WLEDE work. Her unwavering dedication to the cause of gender equality and empowerment has left an indelible mark on our organization and the wider... Read More

Interactive Joint Platform Baraza- Aromo Sub County

August 23, 2023    By admin

We shall be undertaking the second phase of Interactive Joint Platform Baraza for Aromo Sub County to enance the interaction and cohesion between the community and their leaders. this shall serve as a vital opportunity for leaders to provide updates and status quo of the health and education sectors in... Read More