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Land reform and sustainable livelihoods in Kibaale district
Executive Summary Chapter One – Background and Introduction: This report is one of the direct outputs of policy orientated research on land tenure / land reform conducted in specific areas of Uganda and South Africa. The ...
Vaccine safety perceptions among parents in developing countries and influence of adverse events following immunization (AEFI) on their decisions to vaccinate children
Over the last five years, Uganda has implemented a highly successful Expanded Immunization Programme (EPI). Currently, immunization coverage is estimated at 71 percent for all antigens from a low of 37 percent in 2000/01. ...
Socio-Demographic Factors and HIV-Risk Sexual Behaviors among adolescents and young adults in Iganga district.
(Union for African Population Studies (UAPS), 2003-02)
This study explored HIV-risk sexual behaviors (early coital debut, coital contact with genital ulcers, coital contact with STD, coital contact with persons suspected to have HIV/AIDS or engage in prostitution, coital contact ...
Reassessing popular participation in Uganda
(John Wiley and Sons, 2004-03-10)
The 1980s saw the emergence of popular participation as a mechanism for promoting good governance in developing countries Good governance was seen as crucial to efforts to improve the welfare of poor people in countries ...
Playing pool along the shores of Lake Victoria: Fishermen, careers and capital accumulation in the Ugandan Nile perch business
(Edinburgh University Press, 2009)
The 1990s saw the emergence of a thriving Nile perch export market from East Africa. This commercial table fish species is landed by migrant fishermen at villages that have sprung up along the shores of Lake Victoria and ...
Urbanization in East Africa
Resettlement and integration of pastoralists in the national economy: the case of ranches restructuring in South-Western Uganda.
Introduction: The challenges of settling and integrating pastoralists in national economies, is more urgent in Africa today, as the world observes an accelerated impoverishment of pastoral peoples in the dry lands and a ...
Final report of the baseline survey for the Quality Enhancement Initiative (QEI) project
(Makerere Institute of Social Research (MISR), 2009-08)
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Last year, the Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) in partnership with its funding agencies, launched the Quality Enhancement Initiative (QEI) in a bid to enhance the quality of their primary education ...
Culture and Gender-Related Factors Predicting HIV-Risk Sexual Behaviors
(Centre for Basic Research (CBR), Uganda, 2004)
The current study explored HIV-risk sexual behaviors (early coital debut, coital contact with genital ulcers, coital contact with STD, coital contact with persons suspected to have HIV/AIDS or engage in prostitution, coital ...