Website of Professor Hexham, who among others teaches at the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Calgary (Canada) since 1984. The site provides many full text documents and further bibliographical information on religions in Africa. [editors ilissAfrica]
Ugandan Diaspora News Online is an independent news portal accessed in more than 100 countries primarily aimed at serving Ugandans who work and reside outside Uganda. Its aim is to be a one stop shop for everything Ugandan and the celebration of the Ugandan heritage [according to the site editor's information, editorial staff ilissAfrica].
NAWOU is the umbrella NGO for women organizations formed in 1992. It
- monitors the status of women with special focus on legislation, implementation, conventions, and human rights, and sustainable development (social, economic and political);
- does networking;
- cooperates at all levels with other non-governmental and community based organizations, local and international partners. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
NURRU, a registered NGO, brings together researchers and research users to tackle some of Uganda's daunting socio-economic problems, through research and research output utilization. NURRU conducts research for socio-economic development aimed at poverty eradication in the country. [according to site editor's information]
UDN is an advocacy and lobbying coalition of NGOs, Institutions and individuals formed in 1996. UDN works to promote and advocate for pro-poor policies and full participation of poor people in influencing poverty-focused policies, monitoring the utilization of public resources and ensuring that borrowed and national resources are prudently managed in an open, accountable and transparent manner. ... [according to site editor's information]
WOUGNET is a non-governmental organisation initiated in May 2000 by several women's organisations in Uganda to develop the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) among women as tools to share information and address issues collectively. WOUGNET activities are carried out under three major program areas:
* Information Sharing and Networking
* Technical Support
* Gender and ICT Policy Advocacy ... [according to site editor's information]
ActionAid International Uganda is an Associate of the international anti-poverty agency ActionAid International. It works with poor and excluded people to eradicate poverty by overcoming the injustice and inequity that cause it. AAIU has initiatives in Bundibugyo, Kalangala, Kawempe, Apac, Masindi, Nebbi, and Pallisa, Kapchorwa, Kumi and Katakwi, supports a number of partner NGOs and CBOs in over 33 districts on a number of poverty eradication initiatives. ... [according to site editor's information]
HURIPEC is an autonomous Centre in the Faculty of Law at Makerere University. It was set up to provide a focused intellectual and activist space to spearhead the promotion and protection of human rights and peace through a combination of teaching, research, documentation, public debate, seminars, and outreach programmes. It fosters an interdisciplinary approach and collaborates with related institutions and civil society groups.
Publications are downloadable. ... [according to site editor's information]
On its website, the National Book Trust of Uganda gives you information about itself, about its programmes, about news in the field of literature, publishing and reading culture. Furthermore, you will find single reports and an ebook with texts from Ugandan pupils and students. [editors ilissAfrica]