Latest Uganda News

Locusts swarm into northern Uganda as Oxfam looks toward a $5m response across region
Study measures consumers’ demands for cassava
Africa Solidarity Trust Fund donates $1 million to efforts to combat Desert Locust
Guided self-help intervention reduces refugees’ psychological distress and improves wellbeing
Study reveals breastfeeding could protect babies from malaria
New Einaudi Center director launches book in Zambia
Drop in cholera cases worldwide, as key endemic countries report gains in cholera control
Australian Government must help bring more families together: Oxfam
A “game changer” for world’s most vulnerable, says FAO Director-General
More pregnant women and children protected from malaria, but accelerated efforts and funding needed
Cereal killer’s deadly touch could lead to new wheat threat
University study finds evidence of a new type of social organization in primates
Major milestone for WHO-supported Ebola vaccine
Crop-improvement lab established with $25M USAID grant
Climate scientist Konecky named Packard Fellow
All eyes on World Sight Day
Newborn baby deaths in Africa targeted in $68M initiative
Mobilizing technologies, innovations, knowledge and expertise to reshape food systems
Mastercard and Rabobank Join to Bring Financial Inclusion Tools to 1 Million Farmers
Toyota landcruiser passes 10 million sales
Police arrest three after armed robberies in Clayton and Burwood
ACT first jurisdiction outside of EU to achieve 100% renewable electricity
ACT: First Outside Europe to 100% Renewable Transition
Burnet partners with Egypt for hepatitis workshop
As Ebola cases reach 3000 in DRC, WHO calls on all partners to fulfill promises to communities
University researcher to launch digital storytelling project in Ugandan refugee camp
George Institute hosts India’s first Rapid Evidence Synthesis Unit in collaboration with NHSRC
Mental health professionals from nine African nations at QUT for a customised course
Global Refugee Crisis: UNHCR’s Brett Moore to headline Judith Neilson Lecture
Millions in DRC face lethal mix of Ebola, violence, and inadequate healthcare – Oxfam
World Leaders Urged to Wake Up to Ebola Crisis
Sea creatures to breathe life into Sydney Harbour
Ebola prevention efforts scaled up after case in Goma sparks fears of greater spread
Netballers Battle for World Cup Glory
Helping grow SA’s regional population
How women’s police stations cut violence against women in South America
WHO flags critical funding gap, calls for political parties to join fight against Ebola
Adopting climate resilient agriculture in Uganda
Gardner Denver Serving Diverse End Markets by Offering a Broad Range of Mission-Critical
Women’s police stations cut violence against women
How women around world manage their menstrual period
Paving way for universal health coverage: World Health Day
WHO committed to tackling Ebola in DRC
SCOPE project scoops $16 million EU grant
Lightning storm into Brisbane
UNSW team helps revolutionise eye care for millions
Mastercard and Angaza Partner to Bring a New Generation of Life-Changing Technology Solutions to Emerging Markets around the World
Wheat rust outbreak could cost Australia up to $1.4 billion